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The latest from Freedom House:

Communist regimes will be called to task on persecution of dissidents and religious minorities
Freedom House Reports Ranks 120 Countries as Democratic, Largest Number Ever
From No Countries with Universal Suffrage in 1900 to 119 Countries on the Eve of 2000, Democracy is Predominant Form of Government Around the World
The first World Forum on Democracy, sponsored by Freedom House and Poland's Stefan Batory Foundation, will be held June 25-27, 2000 in Warsaw.

The degree of press freedom in the world declined in 1998, according to a survey of the news media issued today by Freedom House.

Freedom House, a leading advocate for democracy and freedom around the world, urged the United Nations to conduct a special investigation of human rights abuses in Cuba.

Human Rights Group the Target of Slander Campaign