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The latest from Freedom House:

The president has touted his reform agenda, but religious persecution continues in practice.

Following demonstrations protesting dramatically higher fuel costs, the government of Zimbabwe has fired on citizens and shut down social media platforms. 

Though the United Nations is an imperfect body, UN special rapporteurs play an important role by examining potential human rights violations. 

The online mobilization of public opinion is a potential express lane to democratic change.

The latest peace talks have made little progress so far, but the territory may be running out of time.

How should companies like Netflix respond when repressive governments order the removal of critical content?

South Africa takes its seat on the UN Security Council this week for the third time since its founding elections in 1994.