Parts of Somalia are beginning a slow recovery from famine, but some Somali refugees say they won't return home.
Despite Indonesia's movement toward democracy, human rights groups say the country continues to allow the targeting of religious minorities.
I was on a recent flight with our family and encountered something unexpected.
Thousands of Christian refugees are caught in the crossfire of rising tensions between Sudan and the new nation of South Sudan.
The pro-life group that sponsored Mississippi's unsuccessful personhood amendment is working to get a similar measure on Colorado's 2012 ballot.
It is in the act of discussion, suggested the late Christian writer C.S. Lewis, that you rouse the patient's reason. And when such a deliberation is approached thoughtfully and pointedly on a stage, you awaken the senses and stir the hearts of the audience, too.
More than a year after an attack on a Baghdad church left 58 dead, Christians in Iraq's capital say they still fear for their lives.
The truth is that you can’t make progress if you have no idea from where you are starting.
The Senate Committee on Foreign Relations voted Thursday to keep the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom alive until Dec. 16.
It's common to wax nostalgic for the past, to suggest that the "good old days" weren't just good - but great. If only we could turn back the clock, so the logic goes, all would be well.
A month after two new far-reaching laws limiting religious freedom came into effect in Kazakhstan, the religious community is feeling the full effects.
As we approach this national day of thanksgiving, I thought it necessary to reflect upon our nation’s long history of giving thanks to Almighty God.
Amid growing unrest, Syrian Christians -- including thousands of Iraqi refugees -- fear for their future and the future of religious freedom.
- November 20, 2011 |
It has been said that all politics is local. Not so, in the microcosm of elementary particles...
- November 19, 2011 |
Pakistan ordered mobile phone companies to begin blocking text messages containing any of 1,500 designated "offensive" words.
- November 19, 2011 |
Twelve New Jersey nurses who objected to being forced to assist with abortions say their hospital is still compelling them to do the procedures.
Jameel Saawan, a widely respected evangelist who visited families in Karachi every day to share the Bible, was shot dead by an unidentified gunman.
Fred Barnes is the executive editor of the Weekly Standard and an astute political writer and commentator. I want to call your attention to his most recent column. It was titled “Hidden Persuaders: The unheralded gains of the pro-life movement.”
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
The company that launched the nation's first FDA-approved embryonic stem cell trial last year is halting research due to funding.
- November 17, 2011 |