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.
NEW REPORT: Regional Autocrats Exploiting Instability, Expanding Power from Central Europe to Central Asia
April 20, 2022
Ukraine: Freedom House Condemns Moscow’s Escalation of Attack on Ukraine and Targeting of Civilians
March 3, 2022
Fighting for Democracy in Exile: My Story as a Nicaraguan Activist
March 2, 2022
NEW REPORT: Authoritarian Rule Challenging Democracy as Dominant Global Model
February 24, 2022
As National Divisions Deepen, Americans Must Choose Democracy
January 6, 2022
Summit for Democracy: New Scorecards Highlight State of Freedom in Participating Countries
December 2, 2021