Last article of section "Religious Freedom"
Some 30 experts have gathered in Rome this weekend for a conference to explore religious persecution against Christians throughout the world. The conference, titled “Christianity and Freedom: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives," has been organized by Georgetown University’s Religious Freedom Project, in col...read more
Articles from section "Religious Freedom"
A leading defender of Christianity in Europe has called for greater awareness of secularist intolerance and a more nuanced approach towards resisting it. Dr. Martin Kugler, of the Observatory …read more
Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, welcomed the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision …read more
The US Supreme Court agreed today to hear two of the many cases challenging the federal government's mandate that employers must provide insurance that covers abortion-inducing drugs, …read more
In a significant victory for conscience rights, on Thursday a federal district court in Pennsylvania handed down the first decision on the merits in a case by Catholic non-profit …read more
The Observatory on Intolerance and Discriminationagainst Christians welcomes the 2012 Hate Crime Report released today by OSCE/ODIHR.* "This report creates awareness – and awareness is the …read more