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The latest from Freedom House:

Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB), Freedom House, Human Rights First, Just Foreign Policy, Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED) and Reporters Without Borders call for the release of the internationally-known Bahraini photographer Ahmed Humaidan, who is to receive the National Press Club’s John Aubuchon Press Freedom Award “in absentia” in Washington, D.C. this evening. He has been held since December 29, 2012 in Bahrain.

Freedom At Issue Blog


The reemergence of unconditional solidarity among Africa’s incumbent leaders is threatening respect for human rights and good governance throughout the continent. 

After warning for many weeks of consequences if President Putin did not deescalate, the West is now following through in a serious way on its warnings.

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President Obama's July 21 executive order on discrimination in employment will have a global impact.

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