A country's form of government determines whether citizens' voices are magnified or minimized.

What Is Government?

And to what extent is your voice heard by those in power?

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What Kinds of Governments Exist?

And what do we learn by categorizing them?

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Laws, Norms, and Democratic Backsliding

Explore the principles that underpin democracy and the countries in which they are under threat.

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Understanding Revolutions

Explore the powerful political movements that can reshape forms of government.

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Marriage Equality Around the World

An increasing number of countries recognize same-sex marriage, but discrimination and persecution persist.

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How Does Artificial Intelligence Influence Government?

Artificial intelligence can empower authoritarians but also support democracies.

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Forms of Government Module Assessment

Questions to check your understanding.

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