religious persecution

Trump told evangelicals he would defend religious liberty. He's undermining that pledge by cutting refugee admissions, a Christian group says.
Nobel Prize winner Nadia Murad told Trump how terrorists kidnapped her and killed her mother and brothers. He replied: “Where are they now?”
The Muslim ban is not about defeating terrorism. It would have done nothing to stop any of the terrorist attacks in recent
However, the status of Christmas is a minor issue for the Islamist radicals committing murder and mayhem in the Middle East
Unfortunately, given the turmoil in the Middle East and the rise of Islamic extremism, with few exceptions Christians and other minorities may no longer be able to live in harmony with their largely Muslim neighbors.
The DPRK ostentatiously treats anyone of faith, but especially Christians, as hostile. Believers place loyalty to God before
Ready or not, the 45th President of the United States will face some significant challenges abroad, many that have a connection to religious liberty.
I am writing to you to express my deep concern over the fate of the Rohingya people of Myanmar. I am certain you are familiar with their extremely precarious situation, as we have seen them teetering on the edge of genocide since at least 2012.
Consider also judges in courtrooms. Do they need those robes to broadcast their sagacity? Might they dress like the rest
Thailand is a prime tourist destination, a favorite for pleasure-seekers around the world. But that's not why nearly 10,000 Pakistanis have ended up in Bangkok, most of them living an underground existence in some of the city's poorer neighborhoods.
So there's this dragon -- a big, green dragon that defies all logic, and his name is Elliott. And then there's this boy, Pete, an orphan who's survived in the forest thanks to the dragon's care.
"Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when human dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and sensitivities
Moreover, how will our demands for action on behalf of the persecuted overseas be taken seriously if we are discriminating
It's a hotly debated question in certain corners: What is the most oppressed group around the world - Christians? Jews? Muslims? Hindus? Buddhists? Or how about atheists?
A nonpartisan report says caseworkers lack religious literacy and sometimes ask asylum seekers ridiculous questions.
King's words can be helpful whenever we test the tenets of our faith, or when we hear others who appear to proclaim hatred in the name of religion.
The last time I checked, no one in the U.S. is being punished for what they believe or for expressing that belief. So what's the fuss about? It's not a concern that people can't express their own beliefs. No, it seems to be a concern that people will not have the license to impose their beliefs on others.
It is shameful that we live in a world where marriage, modesty in dress and the practice of religion are policed by the government. It is shameful that we are so afraid of difference that we go to incredible extents as a community to persecute those who are different from us.
Americans should forthrightly encourage freedom in Cuba. Religious believers here should be particularly vocal in supporting people seeking to live out their faith under Communist oppression. Some day autocracy will give way to liberty even in Cuba.