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NEW REPORT: Attacks on Democracy Intensify as Autocracy Spreads in Europe and Eurasia

[news release] Elected leaders in Europe and Eurasia are undermining the very institutions that brought them to office, rejecting democratic norms and promoting alternative systems of authoritarian governance, according to Nations in Transit, the annual Freedom House report on the state of democracy in the region.

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Freedom House Report: Digital Election Interference Widespread in Countries Across the Democratic Spectrum

[news release] A growing number of governments are employing digital tactics to repress political opponents and distort their countries’ online media environments ahead of elections, according to a new Freedom House research project.

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Freedom House Report: Global Internet Freedom Declines in Shadow of Pandemic

[news release] Governments around the world have used the COVID-19 pandemic as cover to expand online surveillance and data collection, censor critical speech, and build new technological systems of social control, according to Freedom on the Net 2020, the latest edition of the annual country-by-country assessment of internet freedom, released today by Freedom House.

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