Censoring the internet censors free speech. Political dissent, strong language and even offensive speech are part of a strong democracy.
After a brutal crackdown, family members waiting outside of prisons in Iran worry that their loved ones face torture and death at the hands of authorities.
Since the 1960s, the Freedom of Information Act has kept Americans in the know about what their government is doing.
For 50 years, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) has increased transparency by giving Americans the right to examine records from federal agencies.
Rather than shame corrupt officials, the Integrity Idol TV contest honors the most honest officials and treats them like rock stars.
Get tips from award-winning news anchor Richard Lui to see if you have what it takes to be a broadcast journalist.
An organization in Nigeria scours government databases and social media to empower local communities to root out corruption and make sure promises are kept.
How can you see past hoaxes? Learn how you can confirm photos and video footage, and fact-check what you see online.
Technology makes government operations more transparent and delivery of services more efficient and less costly. It’s often called e-government.