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Rep. Schakowsky talks about the Importance of Protecting Religious Minorities Abroad (C-SPAN)

  On July 27, 2011, Jan Schakowsky (D – Illinois) spoke in support of HR 440, to provide for the establishment of a special envoy to promote religious freedom of religious minorities in the near east and south central Asia.

 
 

Circumcision Ban: Violating Religious Freedom? (Odyssey Networks)

A coalition including Jewish and Muslim groups have launched a lawsuit challenging a proposed ban on circumcision that is due to go before San Francisco voters in the Fall. The coalition asserts that a ban on circumcision, a ritual practice in both religious traditions, represents a violation of the right to religious expression, and that, legally, the city is not […]

 
 

Cosmic Conflict & the Future (of America)

"Sometimes momentous times are seen to be such only in hindsight. I believe we are living in such momentous times." Sigve Tonstad

 
 

Rev. Leo A. Walsh "Lost In Translation: Divergent Notions of Religious Liberty in Post Soviet Russia"

Rev. Leo A. Walsh, S.T.D.

 
 

"Something Very Distinctive About Religious Freedom": Martha Minow

Protection of religious liberty plays a unique role in our democracy, Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow suggests, because it requires people to respect one another even when they sharply disagree.

 
 

Charity: How Our Tax Laws Affect Charitable Activities, Religious Institutions, and Free Speech

The architects of our nation took great care to constitute a limited government founded on personal responsibility and individual liberty. The institution of the church has an absolute freedom from the state. But when it comes to the financial side of the case, government has an economic lever over religious institutions. Do our internal revenue laws promote or undermine these […]

 
 

Religious Liberty Dinner – April 5, 2011

For more information about how you can attend, visit ReligiousLibertyDinner.com

 
 

VIDEO: President Obama on Church and State

Obama on Church and State Obama explains the importance of church-state separation in a variety of ways. What it comes down to is; In a diverse democratic society, any proposed policy must justify itself via the benefits we ALL see, rather than via arguments that only hold true to people who have one certain religious worldview.

 
 

Giles County, VA. To Rehang 10C Plaques in Public Schools

WSLS 10 News, Roanoke, Virginia, 1-20-2011 Giles County School Board votes unanimously to reinstall 10 Commandments plaques in all public schools.

 
 

War and peace in Quran and Bible