FATHER JERZY POPIELUSZKO – A CHAMPION OF FREEDOM

By Lindsay Lloyd | April 15, 2014

“Messenger of the Truth” is a powerful film that tells how one person can make a profound difference in the course of history. Father Popieluszko’s efforts helped transform a nation and bring freedom to millions.

ICYMI: POLL FINDS STRONG SUPPORT FOR DEMOCRACY IN BURMA

By Elizabeth Hoffman | April 10, 2014

ICYMI: Last week, the International Republican Institute (IRI) released a public opinion survey that found strong support for democracy in Burma.

ICYMI: ZBIGNIEW ROMASZEWSKI, IN MEMORIAM

By Freedom Square | April 9, 2014

Reflecting on Romaszewski’s legacy as inspiration for today’s freedom movements, Chenoweth states: ”His life’s work is a reminder of the universality and transcendence of human rights…”

OBSTACLES TO FREEDOM, IN UKRAINE AND BEYOND

By Arch Puddington | March 25, 2014

The Ukraine crisis is a pointed reminder that peaceful revolutions are but the first phase in the process of building sustainable democracies. As developments over the past decade in Ukraine have demonstrated, many obstacles, and sometimes many adversaries, can block…

ELEVEN YEARS LATER, CUBA’S BLACK SPRING IN FULL BLOOM

By Normando Hernandez | March 18, 2014

Former Cuban prisoner of conscience Normando Hernandez remembers his arrest during the Black Spring and urges the world to pay closer attention to recent events in Cuba and Venezuela.

VICTOR CHA ON HOW U.S. LEADERS CAN HELP NORTH KOREANS

By Freedom Square | March 10, 2014

The Freedom Collection talked with North Korea expert Dr. Victor Cha on the report issued by the UN Commission of Inquiry for Human Rights in North Korea. He offers suggestions on how U.S. leaders can help suffering North Koreans.

VICTOR CHA ON THE UN COMMISSION OF INQUIRY’S NORTH KOREA REPORT

By Freedom Square | March 6, 2014

The Freedom Collection talked with North Korea expert Dr. Victor Cha on the report issued by the UN Commission of Inquiry for Human Rights in North Korea. Cha assesses statements that Nazi-like crimes are being committed in North Korea.

EXPANDING FREE PRESS IN A CLOSED SOCIETY

By William McKenzie | March 5, 2014

Normando Hernandez is a Bush Institute fellow in human freedom and an independent journalist. In his latter role, he provides alternative sources of news and information in Cuba. He has won journalism awards from the Norwegian Writers Association, the PEN…

ZBIGNIEW ROMASZEWSKI (1940 – 2014)

By Freedom Square | March 4, 2014

Zbigniew Romaszewski passed away on February 13, 2014. The Freedom Collection is honored to have interviewed him and is proud to continue sharing his story.

DON’T LET THEM KILL ANTUNEZ

By Chris Walsh | March 4, 2014

“Don’t allow them to kill us.” This plea was delivered over the phone by Cuban dissident Jorge Luis Garcia Perez (better known as Antunez) several weeks ago. His interview is new on the Freedom Collection.