The new Human Freedom Index is out today. For a third year, the annual report—published by Cato, the Fraser Institute in Canada, and the Liberales Institut in Germany—paints a broad picture of personal, civil and economic freedom in the world. It uses 79 indicators in 12 areas ranging from freedom […]

Each week, at least four men and women vanish without trace or are found dead, cut down in a hail of gunfire. In Cambodia, a single mother is separated from her two children, arrested and locked up in prison. On the dry savannahs of Brazil’s Mato Grosso do Sul, farmers […]