April 2017, Volume 28, Issue 2

Nicaragua: A Return to Caudillismo

With the ruling FSLN’s one-sided triumph in the November 2016 elections, Nicaraguan democracy underwent further erosion. The emerging authoritarian party-state, far from being a leftist revolutionary government, is becoming a neopatrimonial dictatorship in an older Latin American style.

April 2017, Volume 28, Issue 2

News and Notes

Oswaldo Payá Award; Democratic Deconsolidation: An Exchange; Yazidi Activists Honored; Human-Rights Summit; Remembering U Ko Ni (1953–2017); NED’s International Forum