Taiwan Elections: A Referendum on Democracy?

On Saturday 11th of January, both presidential and parliamentary elections were held in Taiwan. The presidential election saw the incumbent President Tsai Ing-wen of the liberal and pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) winning a second…

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Swiss Elections: Zauberformel Under Fire

Tomorrow, Switzerland is going to elect its legislative body, the Federal Assembly. The Federal Assembly consists of two legally equal chambers, the 46-seat Council of States being the upper, and the 200-seat National Council being…