Human rights activists are applauding Secretary of State Tillerson for using the term genocide for the first time to describe the Islamic State’s mass slaughter of Christians, Yazidis and other religious minorities in Iraq.
President Donald Trump has selected Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R.) to serve as ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, a position that would have him speak for oppressed religious groups around the world.
The Russian Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal and allowed Russia’s nationwide ban on on Jehovah’s Witnesses to go forward.
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled 7-2 in favor of a Lutheran daycare that sought state grant money for rubberized playing surfaces, scoring a victory for religious liberty proponents.
The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) on May 1 released a new national survey showing over 90 percent of millennials support freedom of speech and religion freedom.
Russia’s Supreme Court on Thursday accepted a request from the Justice Ministry to declare the Jehovah’s Witnesses an “extremist” group, banning the Christian denomination from Russia and ordering the seizure of its property.