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Cyrus Rassool
Senior Program Associate, Internet Freedom

The United States has been a champion of internet freedom around the world, but current FCC plans could undermine that position by abandoning net neutrality.

In a new report, Freedom House highlights Russia's pivotal role in a decade-long decline in democracy among the countries of the post-Soviet sphere.

Joseph Gates
Communications Intern

Russia’s natural gas supplies are potent economic weapons in the crisis with Ukraine – and in Russia’s relations with other eastern European countries and the European Union.

Arch Puddington
Vice President for Research
Zselyke Csaky
Research Analyst, Nations in Transit

The six countries of the Eastern Partnership program lag far behind their closest neighbors in the EU. But this is a testament to the bloc’s past successes, and a sign that it must help these states build up their democratic institutions.

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