Autocracy is making a comeback, seeping into parts of the world where it once appeared to have been vanquished. But it is a sleeker, subtler and more sophisticated version than before, twisting democratic principles into tools of state control. Here are the stories of citizens fighting back.
Story by Griff Witte | Photos by Michael Robinson Chavez
The Washington Post found that nearly half of the women who were murdered during the past decade were killed by an intimate partner. In an analysis of five cities, about a third of the male killers were known to be a potential threat ahead of the attack.
With Parliament set to vote on her compromise exit plan, protesters mounted a “Brexit Betrayal” demonstration, demonizing May. A larger crowd of counterprotesters also rallied, some calling for a second referendum.