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Is Democracy Under Siege in Benin?

From the Central African Republic to Benin, it appears that shutting down opposition and unleashing security forces on the public is the dictator's method to secure an electoral victory. How can democracy survive in the face of "sham" elections?

Is Democracy Under Siege in Benin?
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