Brian Pellot is based in Cape Town, South Africa.
Polish Beef * Miss World * Banned Rockers: Religious Freedom Roundup: Sept. 2 – Sept. 9
Welcome to the first installment of Religious Freedom Roundup, our weekly recap of top stories and developments on freedom of religion around the world.
Q&A with United Nations religious freedom czar Heiner Bielefeldt
Who better to discuss religious freedom than the man tasked with promoting and defending it for the United Nations?
Al-Jazeera America faces steep climb among U.S. viewers
(RNS) Leading cable and satellite news channels all struggled to gain and hold viewers, credibility and profit for years after their launch. But for Al-Jazeera America, deep-seated prejudices among some U.S. audiences are likely to make this uphill slog even steeper.