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Broadcasting Board of Governors – Messages

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Messages by The Federalist David Ensor, the Voice of America (VOA) director, made another swing through the Newsroom on Thursday, July 19 with a small entourage of other senior agency officials. Let’s examine some of …

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US ‘must do more’ to promote Russian democracy — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): The Obama administration has pursued “a robust strategy for supporting democratic change and civil society development in Russia,”

Putin’s return signals end of ‘managed democracy’

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Vladimir Putin's return to the presidency is a fatal blow to Russia's managed democracy and to prospects for

China’s protests ‘could crystallize into broader movement’ — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): “China’s leaders seem nervous,” writes a leading analyst. “Despite presiding over a rapidly growing economy and an ever-increasing

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

Democracy assistance under attack in Ukraine — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): The European Union will not compromise on issues of democracy in developing closer ties with Ukraine, the EU's Enlargement

‘Russia scenario’ for Arab Spring? — National Endowment for Democracy

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Reports that the international community is failing to support democratic transitions emerging from the Arab Spring are raising

Has Russia ‘squandered its chance at democracy’? — NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): "While President [Dmitri] Medvedev (left) talks the talk, he has wasted a unique opportunity to contribute to Russia’s

Freedom in the World 2011: The Authoritarian Challenge to Democracy

Freedom House: Global freedom suffered its fifth consecutive year of decline in 2010, according to Freedom in the World 2011, Freedom House's annual assessment of political rights

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Bush, Havel, Rice, Sikorski, and others read messages of solidarity with Belarus

FreeMediaOnline.org Truckee, CA, USA, December 31, 2010 -- The George W. Bush Presidential Center announced that on New Year’s Eve, President Bush

Russia’s past is prologue to democratic reform

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Imagine if 35 percent of young Germans had never heard of the Holocaust… It wouldn’t speak well of

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Democracy needs defending, Clinton affirms | National Endowment for Democracy (NED)

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): A new global architecture will ensure America’s global leadership over the next century, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

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Solidarity underpins labor’s antipathy toward authoritarianism

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): What better time to highlight trade unions’ contribution to democracy than Labor Day? Solidarnosc’s 30th anniversary recently highlighted

Engage civil society to revive ASEAN human rights agenda

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): ASEAN’s failure to back a commission of inquiry into human rights abuses in Burma is a “big blow”

The kind of democracy promotion that rolls off the tongue…….

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): You thought communism collapsed because of Reagan or Star Wars or the system’s own internal contradictions? Wrong. It

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