Democracy

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
With less than two days before the vote on Scottish independence, and polls showing a dead heat between those who seek to break the 307-year bond with England and those who wish to stay united, the three main UK party leaders gave a joint promise Tuesday that Scotland will get extra powers if it votes "no". Betraying a sense of desperation, prime...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Thousands of activists on Sunday staged a silent march through Hong Kong,...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
In what advocates are calling a boon for "true democracy," the U.S. Senate on...

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