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Cuba

Ariel Ruiz Urquiola is an internationally-recognized Cuban biologist whose commitment to his profession recently landed him in jail. He’s also been harassed and thrown …

Cuba

For years, the Cuban regime has used arbitrary detention, frequently of short duration, as one of its main tactics to intimidate and silence its …

China

The Chinese government plans to make China the world’s technological superpower.  Their “Made in China 2025” plan forecasts that China will overcome the advanced …

USSR

May 1 was a day of grand festival in the Soviet Union, a red-letter day on the Soviet calendar since 1918. International Worker’s Day …

Interview Venezuela

Wuilly Arteaga is a young Venezuelan violinist who attracted worldwide attention for playing his music in the midst of Venezuela’s massive 2017 anti-government protests. In retaliation, …

Cuba

The Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) has released a statement on its website labeling the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) and other …

Cuba

Today, Rosa María Payá, Cuban human rights activist and subject of our newest Witness Project video, awarded a prize in Havana—despite the fact that the …

China

This weekend, Xi Jinping made it clear that he doesn’t intend to go anywhere. According to a proposed constitutional amendment eliminating presidential term limits, …

Russia

Yuri Dmitriev is a Russian historian who has spent three decades unearthing evidence of the crimes of the Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. Now, because …

Anti-Communist Intellectuals

“We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor,” wrote the Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King, Junior in his …