The U.S. Agency for Global Media is an independent federal agency that seeks to inform, engage and connect people around the world in support of freedom and democracy.
Today, over two thirds of the world’s population lives in a country where internet access is restricted, and repressive regimes are investing more than ever before in censorship and surveillance technology. This is especially true in China, home to both the world’s largest online population and, in many ways, the most censored internet.
A video produced as part of the Raise Your Voice campaign features the account of a Yazidi teen who was abducted by ISIS and forced to become a sex slave before her eventual escape. Read More