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Freedom House: 80 Years of Fighting Threats to Liberty
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Invasion of Ukraine
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What is Transnational Repression?
Dozens of governments around the world systemically employ violence against exiles and diasporas, reaching beyond national borders to silence dissent.
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Explore democracy and net freedom around the world
China’s Censors Aim to Contain Dissent During Harsh COVID-19 Lockdowns | Opinion
May 19, 2022
Philippines: Marcos Administration Must Demonstrate Commitment to Voters, Enact Prodemocracy Reforms
May 10, 2022
Freedom House Welcomes Three New Trustees
May 4, 2022