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Censoring the internet censors free speech. Political dissent, strong language and even offensive speech are part of a strong democracy.
Some countries in Africa have suspended or canceled projects that are part of China's global Belt and Road Initiative. Find out why.
Before the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt declared four universal freedoms. Are they relevant today?
When President Trump speaks of sovereignty, he means something very specific that lies at the heart of America's democracy.
Disinformation circulates in a variety of ways online and is often difficult to detect. Watch this video to learn more about the history of disinformation, its effects and ways to spot it.
The "Capitol Crawl" protest for disability rights on March 12, 1990, might have been the single most important catalyst for the passage of the...
Journalists are threatened worldwide more than ever before, yet a free press is key to a healthy, equitable society.
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