January 23, 2014
Is Freedom Really Retreating Around the World?
Josh Keating, Slate
The Associated Press
Freedom House is out with its annual Freedom in the World report for 2014 today, which classifies every country in the world as “free,” “partly free,” or “not free” based on both political rights and civil liberties. As has been the case for the past eight years, Freedom House found freedom to be in retreat around the world.