The year's first European election will choose a new Czech president, replacing Trumpist incumbent Miloš Zeman.
The case for parliamentary government has been strengthened, not weakened, by the recent troubles in Brazil and the United States.
A top-ten list of major elections for you to plan your year around.
A review of the major electoral happenings on 2022, with particular reference to the invasion of Ukraine.
Fiji's original military ruler returns to power, this time as the champion of democracy. It's a cautionary tale, in which Australia has played a disreputable part.
Tying up some electoral loose ends as we head into the holiday season.
Just to let everyone know that blogging is on hold for a few days because I've come down with a bout of Covid-19. I'm hoping to resume normal service by the end of the week. Feel free to continue the discussion among yourselves!
An attempted coup by Peru's president is frustrated by an impressive display of institutional resilience.
Democrats go to a 51-49 Senate majority with a win in the Georgia runoff, leaving the Republican Party to face its Trumpist demons.
Independent candidates in the Victorian election fell well below expectations. That allowed the Liberal Party a modest recovery in its heartland, in contrast to the disaster at federal level.