A dictator is a political leader who possesses absolute power. A dictatorship is a state ruled by one dictator or by a small clique. The word originated as the title of a Roman dictator elected by the Roman Senate to rule the republic in times of emergency.
Our website aims to support political science and international affairs majors in their studies of illiberal democracies.
Awareness on dictators and their different regimes helps understand the precedents international law is aiming to set today.
Discussing such topics creates dialogue around uncommon topics to be discussed to develop an dnderstand different points of view.
Avoiding past mistakes
Avoiding past mistakes is important to keep current democratic states operating at their maximum level.