All posts in Freedom House

Kremlin attack on US envoy highlights ‘Made in America’ fixation – NED

Democracy Digest – National Endowment for Democracy: Russian state television has launched a fierce political offensive against new U.S. Ambassador Mike McFaul. The attack coincides with a prominent oligarch’s warning that Russia faces violent revolution if it fails to embrace …

Continue Reading...

Bialiatski Conviction Latest Human Rights Abuse in Belarus

Freedom House: Freedom House condemns yesterday's sentencing of Ales Bialiatski, prominent Belarusian human rights defender and head of the Human Rights Center 'Viasna,' to 4.5 years in

Upheld Sentence for Kazakhstani Lawyer a Miscarriage of Justice — Freedom House

Freedom House: Freedom House condemns the decision today by a Kazakhstani appellate court to uphold the guilty verdict against Natalya Sokolova, the lawyer for the trade union

CEPA and Freedom House Release Belarus Working Group Report

Freedom House: The Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) and Freedom House today announced the publication of a groundbreaking report, 'Democratic Change in Belarus: A Framework for

As Iran Celebrates Journalists’ Day, Many Journalists Remain Imprisoned — Freedom House

Freedom House: As Iranians commemorate Journalists' Day on August 8 (17th of Mordad in the Iranian calendar), Iran remains one of world's most dangerous countries for reporters.

Freedom House Denounces Arrest And Continued Harassment of Yulia Tymoshenko

Freedom House: Freedom House today expresses its outrage at the arrest of former Ukrainian prime minister and opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko and calls for her immediate release.

BBC journalist goes on trial in Tajikistan

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) - New York, August 17, 2011--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Tajik prosecutors to drop the fabricated extremism charges against Urinboy

Freedom House Releases Report: "Promise and Reversal: The Post-Soviet Landscape Twenty Years On"

Freedom House: Freedom House today launched a web feature presenting its latest special report, 'Promise and Reversal: The Post-Soviet Landscape Twenty Years On,' to mark the 20th


Freedom House Calls for Investigation of Latest Attack on Russian Human Rights Activist

Freedom House: Freedom House expresses deep concern over the latest attack on a Russian human rights activist, this time against Bakhrom Khamroyev outside his home in Moscow.

China’s illiberal modernization a challenge to democracy?

Freedom House:

Continued here:
China’s illiberal modernization a challenge to

Freedom House Condemns Chinese Authorities’ Crackdown on Foreign Media

Freedom House: Freedom House condemns the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) deepening repression of foreign journalists. See the rest here:

Freedom House Condemns Belarus Postelection Trials, Continuing Crackdown

Freedom House: As trials are set to begin for those arrested in the postelection crackdown in Belarus, Freedom House continues its call for Belarusian authorities to immediately

Freedom House: Obama Should Call for Mubarak to Step Down Immediately

Freedom House: In the wake of widespread and calculated attacks by Mubarak supporters on pro-democracy activists, Freedom House calls on President Obama to urge President Hosni Mubarak

Russian Authorities Should Investigate Unlawful Evictions in Chechnya

Freedom House: Freedom House today expresses deep concern about the illegal eviction of dozens of Chechen families from their homes in Grozny over the past month and

Egyptians Should Be Free to Express Dissent

Freedom House: As tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets in Egypt, Freedom House calls upon Egyptian authorities to allow the peaceful expression of political

Creative Commons License Original content is available under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License unless otherwise specified.