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Stories with subject: Democracy
  • UN concerned over human rights, democracy in Macedonia story has photos
    Updated: May-22-15 2:31 pm

    SKOPJE, Macedonia - A top United Nations human rights official expressed concern Friday over the political crisis that has triggered mass protests in Macedonia.

  • Obama says Tunisia to be non-NATO ally of US story has photos
    Updated: May-21-15 2:04 pm

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Thursday elevated Tunisia to new allied status, promising financial and security assistance to ensure the North African country's transition to democracy remains a success in a fragile region.

  • Newsom, Blakeslee unveil digital tool on government meetings story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 7:15 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former state Sen. Sam Blakeslee have teamed up with computer scientists to create a video search engine that they say will lift the shroud on government by allowing people to see, read and share what their representatives are doing in the state Capitol.