Democracies in Decline
In every region of the world, democracy is under attack by populist leaders and groups that reject pluralism and demand unchecked power to advance the particular interests of their supporters, usually at the expense of minorities and other perceived foes.
Nations in Transit 2021: Dropping the Democratic Facade
Nations in Transit 2021 finds that attacks on democratic institutions are spreading faster than ever in Europe and Eurasia, and coalescing into a challenge to democracy itself.
Democracy under Lockdown
Ультраправий екстремізм як загроза українскій демократії
Learn more about the new Task Force on US Strategy to Support Democracy and Counter Authoritarianism.
Summit for Democracy: New Scorecards Highlight State of Freedom in Participating Countries
December 2, 2021
Venezuela: ICC Investigation Sends Strong Message to Human Rights Abusers in Latin America
November 5, 2021
Freedom House Welcomes Five New Trustees
October 29, 2021
Hong Kong: Freedom House Condemns Arrests, Raid on Apple Daily Newspaper
June 17, 2021
The Gutting of Hong Kong’s Public Broadcaster
May 26, 2021
Belarus: Freedom House Condemns Hijacking of Commercial Plane to Arrest Journalist
May 24, 2021