A new U.N. human rights report identifies continuing efforts by Iran's government to silence its own people and curb press freedom.
Twenty years after terrorists attacked the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya and the U.S. remain strong allies, working closely to defeat terrorism, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said.
Democracies don't discourage free expression of beliefs, they promote it. Freedom of speech has been woven into the fabric of the U.S. since its founding.
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.
Freedom of speech also means free access to information. Banned Books Week raises awareness about censorship.
September 15 is the International Day of Democracy, a day to honor the values of freedom, respect for human rights, and free and transparent elections.
In the U.S., many journalists gain career experience while they are students, by reporting news for their schools' newspapers, radio stations or websites.
Can a school activity prepare you to be a reporter? ShareAmerica asked a former editor at Princeton University's daily paper what she learned.