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In response to the Dominican Republic’s growing, institutional discrimination against Dominicans of Haitian descent, and an increase in violence against them, including the lynching of a Haitian ma

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Human Rights Defense, Rule of Law
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Americas

Freedom House expresses deep concern about a recent defamation lawsuit filed against two Dominican journalists, and urges the country to decriminalize defamation in an effort to better protect free expression.

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Freedom of Expression, Internet Freedom, Media Freedom, Rule of Law
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Americas

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