A one-sided presidential election in Portugal, and a postponed (or possibly not) regional poll in Catalonia.
Another government crisis in Italy, but the government manages to hang on, this time by staring down a rogue centrist leader.
As Joe Biden assumes office, the most important thing for him and his supporters to understand is that Donald Trump did not appear from nowhere. The politics of which he is a symptom has a history and will not go disappear of itself.
A monthly feature summarising some recent electoral news. Today Kyrgyzstan, the Netherlands, Uganda and Germany.
The US Republican Party faces a possible split over its attitude to Trumpism, and the voting this month in Congress gives some indication of where it might happen.
Uganda's president, in office for 35 years, is again seeking re-election. His record would look a lot better if he'd known to quit while he was ahead.
While American democracy is graphicly displaying some of its shortcomings, its rivals don't have things all their own way either.
The 2000 disputed election in Florida continues to cast a long shadow over the electoral process in the United States.
Republican challenges to Joe Biden's electoral votes were rejected, but the logic behind them points to a view of the US constitution quite different from the orthodox one.
Donald Trump incites an armed riot in support of his attempts to steal an election. Where does that leave the Republican Party?