This panel discussion launched the new Journal of Democracy book, "Poverty, Inequality, and Democracy."
The Journal of Democracy mourns the passing of Václav Havel, perhaps the leading democratic figure of the past quarter-century. In the April 2012 issue, the Journal will publish a remarkable tribute (PDF) to Havel by the authors of “Charter 08."
The two-panel symposium on Nigeria's elections featured Peter M. Lewis, who discussed his October 2011 Journal of Democracy article, "Nigeria Votes: More Openness, More Conflict."
This panel discussion was based on a cluster of articles on Latin America from the Journal's January 2011 issue.
Lobsang Sangay, author of a 2003 Journal of Democracy article, was elected the new Kalon Tripa. His piece, “Tibet: Exiles’ Journey,” is available online for a limited time.