Posts Tagged: freedom of speech
If Trump cracks down on journalists, there might be less uproar than you'd think.
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
Some see Putin's Russia as a counterweight to U.S. global meddling. But Moscow is increasingly mimicking Washington's worst behavior.
Barack Obama is headed to Ethiopia. Will he speak up for the journalists and activists locked up by Washington's "war on terror" ally?
The U.S. government continues to turn a blind eye to the medieval forms of torture meted out by its Saudi allies.
Bullets and bombs can never silence the voices of laughter and friendship.
South Korea's conservative government is rolling back free speech protections and going after progressive activists and political parties.
Criminal indictments for defamation have more than doubled in South Korea, chilling free speech and giving pause to critics of President Park Geun-hye and her party.
Recent events suggest that Cubans might feel freer to speak out than they have in the past.
A look at Egypt's constitutional declaration suggests that the road out of military dictatorship is fraught with peril.