People protesting in front of the City Hall against Macri's government decision to reduce the education budget.  10 March 2019. San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán, Argentina.  Editorial credit: AndreaGabrielli /


Argentina is a vibrant representative democracy with competitive elections, lively media and civil society sectors, and unfettered public debate. Economic instability, corruption in the government and judiciary, and drug-related violence are among the country’s most serious challenges.

People gather in Myanmar to protest the February 1, 2021 military coup. (Image credit: Stringer/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)

Freedom in the World — Argentina Country Report

Argentina is rated Free in Freedom in the World 2022, Freedom House's annual study of political rights and civil liberties worldwide. 

In the high-stakes battle between states and technology companies, the rights of internet users have become the main casualties. Illustration by Mitch Blunt

Freedom on the Net — Argentina Country Report

Argentina is rated Free in Freedom on the Net, Freedom House's comprehensive study of internet freedom around the globe