The U.S. is no longer the active leader in promoting press freedom as a vital pillar of democracy. The EU ought to fill this space.
It is time to be far more forceful in defending reporters and activists who serve the public and monitor the powerful.
At the end of Trump’s first year in office, the U.S. faces graver challenges than in many generations.
Violations of the free press and of human rights demand that the West reevaluate its relationship with Turkey.
Media freedom in important G-20 economies — Turkey, Russia, China, Saudi Arabia and Mexico — leaves much to be desired.
How the world’s largest democracy fares on press freedom compared to its neighbors.
China badly trails its G-20 peers on guaranteeing a free media.
How South Africa outperforms other leading emerging economies for press freedom.