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Freedom House

Freedom House is a U.S.-based 501 U.S. Government funded non-governmental organisation that conducts research and advocacy on democracy, political freedom, and human rights. Freedom House was founded in October 1941. Wendell Willkie and Eleanor Roosevelt served as its first honorary chairpersons. Wikipedia*

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The Freedom House has 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1990, Romania's Democratic Opposition. The year with the most videos was 2005 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 232 views per program. Most appearances with Adrian Karatnycky (6), Jeane J. Kirkpatrick (5), Sam Brownback (3). Most common tags: Humanitarian Issues, Democracy.

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    Civil Society in Libya

    One year after Libya’s General National Congress elections and two years after the collapse of the Qadhafi regime,…

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    Human Rights and Religious Freedom

    Panelists talked about the status of religious freedom in various regions of the world. Among the topics they addressed were…

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    Human Rights Issues: Genocide

    A bipartisan conference was held on “Human Rights: Uncommon Leadership for Common Values.” Participants discussed aiding the disadvantage through bipartisan leadership and the…

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    Human Rights Issues: Human Trafficking and Refugees

    A bipartisan conference was held on “Human Rights: Uncommon Leadership for Common Values.” Participants discussed aiding the disadvantage through…

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