A new report demonstrates how the Chinese Communist Party uses art to extend the reach of censorship into cities across ...
Index on Censorship has commissioned a legal opinion by Matthew Ryder KC and finds that the powers conceived would not be ...
One of the core tenets of media freedom is the ability to speak truth to power, to hold decisionmakers and political leaders ...
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If you were in the Iranian capital Tehran on Friday 23 September, you would be forgiven for thinking that Ali Khamenei was a ...
Protests against his regime began in 2014 over plans to grant a concession to a Chinese businessman to build the Nicaragua ...
Kim Jong-un continues to rule as the supreme leader of North Korea, keeping alive the brutal legacy of the Kim dynasty. He ...
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These were the words uttered by the Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador in a February 2022 press conference held the day after Heber López Vásquez, founder and director of the digital news ...
Perplexingly, the Egyptian president Abdel Fatah el-Sisi has alleged that Egypt does not hold any political prisoners at all. News that el-Sisi ordered the release of hundreds of prisoners in 2022 ...
You can usually tell the quality of a tyrant’s credentials by the number of people he has thrown in jail on spurious grounds ...
Xi Jinping has excelled with his tyrant credentials this year. Earlier this year, a controversial United Nations‘ report said ...