WASHINGTON (RNS) Religious freedom experts emphasized the need for education, tolerance and on-the-ground visits to persecuted religious people across the globe.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Almost a quarter of the world’s countries -- in which 74 percent of the world’s population lives -- have serious restrictions on religious freedom, said the ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom.
WASHINGTON (RNS) The latest spike in anti-Semitism in Europe is rooted in a global prejudice that persists over time and in places where Jews have never lived.
WASHINGTON (RNS) North Korea marks its 14th year atop the list of most dangerous countries to be Christian.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Nonstate actors, said Secretary of State John Kerry, are "the principal persecutors and preventers of religious tolerance and practice."
(RNS) Millions of religious and non-religious people were displaced last year according to the State Department’s latest religious freedom report, which for the first time cites Turkmenistan for escalating religious freedom violations.
WASHINGTON (RNS) When workers toiling under the purview of the federal government aren’t making enough to put food on the table and keep a roof over their heads, President Obama must do something to lift these workers out of poverty.
WASHINGTON (RNS) Clergy from California to Connecticut created a makeshift graveyard on the National Mall on Thursday as they exhorted Congress to strengthen gun control.
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