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Jun 4 2009 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
In recent years, a distinct set of powerful authoritarian states – including Iran, China, Russia, Venezuela, and Pakistan - have advanced alternatives to democratic m
May 13 2009 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
May 13, 2005, Andijan, Uzbekistan – After armed men freed a group of prisoners awaiting trial in the remote and impoverished Uzbek city of Andijan, a massive, non-violent anti-governm
May 11 2009 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Cultivated from years of travel and interviews, The Next Founders lifts the veil on liberal reformers from Iraq, Iran, Syria, Egypt, Palestine, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
May 7 2009 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
World Press Freedom Day on May 3 comes this year as news media worldwide struggle to survive the economic downturn.
Apr 27 2009 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
After nearly a year, Zimbabwe is still reeling from the outcome of the March 2008 elections.  Despite many challenges, the elections have nevertheless opened a small window of opportunity.  Parliament
Apr 20 2009 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Civil society in Russia continues to face growing challenges from many fronts amidst a rapidly deteriorating human rights situation.
Feb 11 2009 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
On February 11, Freedom House released a special study on women’s rights in the Gulf Arab states.
Jan 29 2009 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Jan 13 2009 - 9:00pm
Freedom House presented global findings from Freedom in the World 2009, the organization's annual survey of political rights and civil liberties worldwide, in Taipei, Taiwan, on January 13.
Nov 11 2008 - 5:30pm
On November 11, American Committee for Peace in the Caucasus is screening two documentaries about the human tragedy of the Chechen War, as told by those on opposite sides of the conflict.