Monthly Archives: January 2020

Freedom House Special Report: Beijing’s Global Megaphone

Freedom House Special Report: Beijing’s Global Megaphone

Beijing’s Global Megaphone: The Expansion of Chinese Communist Party Media Influence since 2017 By Sarah Cook, Senior Research Analyst for China, Hong Kong and Taiwan The Chinese Communist Party and various Chinese government entities have long sought to influence public debate and media coverage about China outside the country. New research illustrates the ways in which CCP’s media influence is

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Rueda de prensa en el Parlamento italiano con la diputada venezolana Mariela Magallanes

Rueda de prensa en el Parlamento italiano con la diputada venezolana Mariela Magallanes

English version below Continùa el compromiso del Comité Global para el Estado de Derecho “Marco Pannella” sobre Venezuela, en el marco de la iniciativa política a favor de la transición democrática del país sudamericano. La semana pasada, junto con algunos representantes de la diáspora venezolana, el Comité Global ha contribuido a la organización de una serie de eventos parlamentarios con

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Will Brexit lead to a dis-United Kingdom?

Will Brexit lead to a dis-United Kingdom?

When the Scottish people were asked to vote in a historic referendum nearly six years ago to decide whether or not Scotland would be remaining part of the United Kingdom, 55.30% of voters expressed their disapproval, abandoning the dream of an independent Scotland. The primary aim of this article is to discuss the negotiation process that led Scotland and the

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André Gattolin at the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

André Gattolin at the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

On the 27th of January 1945, soldiers of the Red Army of the USSR liberated the concentration camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, Poland, putting an end to one of the most dramatic pages of the contemporary history. Asserting the superiority of the Arian race, millions of Jews, homosexuals, Roma, Sinti, political dissidents, women, children and disabled people were killed and deprived of

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Cambodia Is Criminalizing Democracy

Cambodia Is Criminalizing Democracy

There can be no democracy without a credible opposition, and in today’s Cambodia, there can be no credible opposition without the Cambodia National Rescue Party. It is thus vital that the international community not allow Prime Minister Hun Sen to use fabricated treason charges to suppress the CNRP. The sham trial of Kem Sokha, the leader of the Cambodia National

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