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Nations in Transit 2021
Freedom House is founded on the core conviction that freedom flourishes in democratic nations where governments are accountable to their people.
Nations in Transit 2021: The Antidemocratic Turn
Attacks on democratic institutions are spreading faster than ever in Europe and Eurasia, and coalescing into a challenge to democracy itself.
Out of Sight, Not Out of Reach: Understanding 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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After Lukashenka: Healing a Divided Country
May 6, 2021
The CCP Hand Behind China’s Xinjiang Cotton Backlash
May 3, 2021
Dismantling LGBT+ rights as a means of control in Russia
April 30, 2021