Freedom of the Press

28 Feb 2014
The past two decades have seen rapid and overwhelming progress in Rwanda, a country that was hit by the worst post cold war atrocity in 1994 when up to a...
4 Jun 2013
Turkey is a democracy, or at least it is usually considered as such. It is the only Middle Eastern, and only country with a Muslim majority, in NATO, and it is...
13 Feb 2013
Repressive governments, here defined as governments that are anti-democratic, that do not afford general civil rights to their citizens, and that do not have a...
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10 May 2012
The case: Internet access is a human rightHuman rights come from the need to protect individuals from the arbitrary power of the state. Human rights are “...
20 Feb 2012
The idea of a government intervening to preserve a free press may sound anathema at first glance but, in reality, it’s actually fairly common. In recent years...
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