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Western Whitewashing of Kazakhstan's Election
March 22, 2016
Western Whitewashing of Kazakhstan's Election
Not only was the recent election more of the same, but Astana seems to have roped the same experts into praising it.
Western Whitewashing of Kazakhstan's Election
Meet Kazakhstan's New Parliament, Same as the Old Parliament
March 21, 2016
Meet Kazakhstan's New Parliament, Same as the Old Parliament
Exit polls point to an overwhelming Nur Otan victory, not that anyone expected anything else.
Meet Kazakhstan's New Parliament, Same as the Old Parliament
Is Kazakhstan Holding the World’s Most Boring Election?
March 14, 2016
Is Kazakhstan Holding the World’s Most Boring Election?
In other words, the “low-key” election will do nothing to infuse Astana with new ideas or fresh blood.
Is Kazakhstan Holding the World’s Most Boring Election?
Why Is Kazakhstan Holding Early Parliamentary Elections?
January 26, 2016
Why Is Kazakhstan Holding Early Parliamentary Elections?
The president’s party already has a supermajority, so why hold snap elections?
Why Is Kazakhstan Holding Early Parliamentary Elections?
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