Gao, an attorney once named by the state as one of China's top ten lawyers, for "inciting subversion of state power." For years, Gao defended the religious freedom of minorities inside
Leading Rabbi Nominated as First Non-Christian Religious Freedom Ambassador. Obama Rep. Frank Wolf, a key GOP leader on religious freedom.
ADF has organized Pulpit Freedom Sunday for six years, with 1,621 church and religious leaders participating in 2012 (2013 dropped to nearly 1,100 participants).
Nazirite.". Louis Raphael Sako, Chaldean Catholic Patriarch of Baghdad, said in a statement that the labels disrupted centuries of religious coexistence.
Kenya has its own religious discrimination case: A Muslim restaurateur sued the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops, claiming religious discrimination after the bishops allegedly cut
the denomination that allows them to "maintain CU's academic freedom," according to a Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission
like the provisions in the Senate-passed ENDA, this expansion of hiring rights will come at an unreasonable cost to the common good, national unity and religious freedom," the July 1
0; 58; share; email; print. Attacks on Kenya's coastal region over the early summer left nearly 100 people dead amid concerns over a rash of religious violence.
Militants Take Over Christian University in Ukraine. Insurgents gain control as thousands flee the city of Donetsk. Kate Tracy. [ posted 7/10/2014 11:10AM
However, Christian Solidarity Worldwide quoted a 2012 video in which Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau said, "This war is not political. It is religious.
for-profit company known as the New York Times enjoys the right to freedom of the press under the First Amendment, so Hobby Lobby enjoys the right to religious freedom protected by
Bahrain Welcomes First Catholic Cathedral. The Persian Gulf island has had a Christian presence for over a century. Kate Tracy. [ posted 6/26/2014 12
The Good News for Churches as Malaysia Says Christian Paper Can't Call God 'Allah'. As a divided high court hands down its decision, Christians focus on the government's response.
governments and extremists in the Muslim world to gain and maintain power, according to Paul Marshall, senior fellow at the Hudson Institute's Center for Religious Freedom.
Religious freedom is guaranteed under Egyptian law but is limited by various interpretations of sharia (Islamic law), which can override national law.
Ex-Muslim Sues His Church for Celebrating His Baptism. Oklahoma man claims he was tortured, nearly beheaded in Syria because of Presbyterian church's online announcement.
communities are facing an existential crisis, which threatens their very survival in the lands they have inhabited for centuries," said Wolf, a longtime religious freedom advocate who
An impressive group of more than 50 gathered at Purdue University in early May to draft the "Purdue Consensus on Religious Freedom." Concerned by the lack of a "clear definition of
the State Department and the United States Agency for International Development "to continue their support for initiatives worldwide that support religious freedom." They call on the
heavily on a recent ruling by Wisconsin judge Barbara Crabb upholding the Freedom from Religion occupy a 'place parallel to that filled by … God in traditionally religious persons,' [then