Politics & Society
Analysing challenges to freedom of expression in democratic societies, including restrictive laws, self-censorship, web surveillance, media regulation, national security and public order arguments to limit free speech.
Ahead of the International Day to End Impunity, journalists from around the world tell Index why impunity is a serious threat to free expression.
A Spanish company -- Ares Right -- has been targeting the social media accounts of critics of the Ecuadorean government.
As with much half-remembered Republican mythology, Gerry Adams' quip at a US fundraiser wasn’t the whole story.
Africa’s “forgotten crisis” is exacerbated by a breakdown in the media, which forces the population to live in an information blackout.
Named the International Whistleblower of the year at the inaugural Index Freedom of Expression Awards
in 2001, Grigory Pasko is still working to keep investigative journalism alive in Russia.