A special report detailing the world's most repressive societies, drawn from Freedom in the World 2006, Freedom House's annual global survey on political rights and civil liberties.
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Hamas's recent victory in the Palestinian elections and renewed sectarian violence in Iraq have raised questions about the future of democracy promotion am
Freedom House's Center for Religious Freedom released a report analyzing a set of Saudi Ministry of Education textbooks in use during the current academic year in Islamic studies courses for elementary and secondary students. The textbooks promote an ideology of hatred toward people, including Muslims, who do not subscribe to the Wahhabi sect of Islam.
A special report to the 61st Session of the United Nations Commis
This series of charts and graphs track freedom's trajectory in the Americas over the past thirty years. The source for the material is two global surveys published annually by Freedom House: Free
This groundbreaking report presents a detailed account of the elaborate means by which the Chinese government successfully limits freedom of speech.
A major new study released by Freedom House shows that nonviolent "people power" movements are the strongest force in most successful transitions to democracy.
Findings from July 2004 focus groups with Kuwaitis on women's rights.
By Brian Katulis