Read HRF Chief Strategy Officer Alex Gladstein's piece on the peace talks in TIME.
Despite sending Venezuela into a downward authoritarianism spiral, Maduro is seeking reelection. Read in the Guardian.
Kyaw Soe Oo & Wa Lone are 2 brave Burmese reporters jailed for exposing violence against Rohingya. Read in New Yorker.
Read about pro-democracy professor Benny Tai's journey as an activist on the News Lens.
Malaysia's anti-fake news law is a serious threat to freedom of expression in the country. Read about this case in NPR.
President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte, is consolidating power by expelling foreign critics. Read in NY Times.
Read this piece from Foreign Policy that argues Burma's other minority groups will be targeted next, after the Rohingya.
Watch this Guardian video to learn why is it important to target kleptocrats' money overseas.
The LGBT community in Nigeria is being targeted by police officers for extortion and abuse. Read more in the Guardian.