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The latest from Freedom House:

Freedom House Executive Director Jennifer Windsor today testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on International Relations, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Human Rights and International Operations.
World Press Freedom Day, marked on 3 May, offers an opportunity to take stock of the challenges individual journalists and news organizations face in fulfilling their professio
The news media are under severe duress in virtually all of the countries of the former Soviet Union.
Freedom House will participate in a press conference on Thursday to highlight the brutal policies of the Kim Jong Il regime in North Korea.
Several of the World's Greatest Human Rights Violators Sit on UN Human Rights Panel
A group of leaders of human rights and pro-democracy organizations has urged the UN Democracy Caucus to support UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan's proposal to overhaul the UN's human rights system.
As Zimbabwe prepares to hold parliamentary elections on Thursday, March 31, Freedom House has made available its latest report on the state of political rights and civil liberties in the African nation.