Freedom House issued the following statement in response to the Venezuelan government’s grave, systematic harassment of Judge Maria Lourdes Afiuni.
Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong makes the case for self-determination and explains why the territory’s fate should matter to the world.
There remains little time for parties like the ANC to preserve their social justice legacies from continued abuse from top party leadership.
In the post-election environment, it is more important than ever that Moldova demonstrate its commitment to uphold freedom of expression.
As democratic political systems absorb the shocks of social and economic change, authoritarian powers must confront similar pressures with far less flexibility.