Tag: 2017 presidential elections

Understanding South Korea’s Presidential Elections

On May 9th, South Koreans elected Moon Jae-in, a liberal candidate, to succeed Park Geun-hye’s conservative government. This election was a significant turn away from what could have threatened South Korean democracy once again. For half a century now, South Koreans…

Res Publica: An Introduction to Post-Election French Politics

Welcome to Res Publica. Res Publica is a McGill International Review (MIR) blog devoted to the analysis of French politics. In the coming months, it will more specifically examine the post-election politics of France. Articles will be published both in English…