The Rising Voice Of Nationalism

Russia is about to have its presidential election. Taiwan just finished one. Argentina, India, Indonesia, Iran, and Korea held elections not long ago. Mexico and Poland will have them shortly. And, of course, the U.S. has been holding primaries to select two candidates for President. The world is awash in free elections. The notable exceptions: China, the Arab Middle East, and most of Africa. Are there trends to glean from the way billions of people are voting? We think so.

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