Where ISIS has directed and inspired attacks around the world

Army must allow Sikh student to enroll in ROTC, judge rules

“They asked everyone who is Muslim or not”: ISIS kidnaps 86 Eritrean refugees in Libya

Widow of slain Christian in Uganda receiving death threats

The last gasp of the cradle Christians?

Religious leaders urge U.S. to fund abortions for rape victims in conflicts abroad

Religious headscarf ruling leaves questions unanswered

ISIS seen undermining Islamic faith as more Muslims convert to Christianity

Getting a handle on Boko Haram

Christians at Phoenix protest stand between Muslims and anti-Islam crowd

Headscarves and religious freedom in the fashion industry

Muslim woman denied job over head scarf wins in Supreme Court

Supreme Court protects religious freedom in Abercrombie hijab case

Why we should all be glad a Muslim woman just won her religious accommodation case at the Supreme Court

High Court revives religious bias case against Abercrombie

Supreme Court rules against Abercrombie in hijab case

Kurds oust ISIS from Syrian Christian villages

UN official reports on Islamic State’s “War on Women”

US airstrikes credited for liberation of Christian villages in Syria

‘Scandalous’ for UN to push abortions on girls raped by Boko Haram, says pro-life Nigerian groups

Texas judge disciplined for religious-cultural bias

Pakistan Catholics concerned for minorities after terror attack

Muslims at mercy of religious authorities if human rights not upheld, say lawyers

ISIS fighters seized advantage in Iraq attack by striking during sandstorm

ISIS finances are strong

Boko Haram militants raped hundreds of female captives in Nigeria

‘Catastrophe’ at hand for Iraqi Christians, nun tells Congress

‘Whoever disbelieves, strike off his head’

Islamic State is not the greatest threat to global religious liberty

The sacred tradition of offending people: Why our society needs Pamela Geller

Muslim man argues he cannot serve on jury as religion forbids him from judging others

Egyptian Christian teenagers face blasphemy charges for video mocking ISIS, which included some fake prayers

Provoking, offending, and freedom

UN population fund assisting Nigerians rescued from Boko Haram, many of whom are pregnant

Exclusive interview with rescuer of girls captured by ISIS

214 girls rescued from Boko Haram pregnant

What will it take to return Christians to their homeland in Iraq?

ISIS executes dozens of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

Nigerian forces invade last known stronghold of Boko Haram

The end of the Arab Spring, the rise of ISIS and the future of political Islam

Modern ‘Monuments Men’ seek to save Christian history from ISIS

Recruiting campaign: ISIS tentacles spread far, wide

How ISIS controls life, from birth to foosball

Islamic State shoots and beheads 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya

ISIS on defensive, Iraqi Christians expect to return to villages, says Cardinal

What everyone gets wrong about the persecution of Christians in Iraq

    The Week: Media coverage of Christian persecution in the Middle East was once all but non-existent. (A representative headline on this website last year declared, “The world’s most ancient Christian communities are being destroyed — and no one cares.”) And while awareness of this troubling topic hasn’t quite reached Biblical proportions yet, it’s certainly increasing. CBS’s 60 Minutes devoted severalsegments to the matter, National Geographic gave it a large spread in their magazine, and most recently, Newsweek devoted their cover story to “the new exodus” of Christians from the Middle East.

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  • Category: Global: Religious Liberty
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  • Source: theweek.com

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NHS disciplines Christian for inviting Muslim to church

Christian NHS worker wrong to talk about faith, says Tribunal

U.S. online ban of militant Muslim preacher ends

The Christian militia defending refugees, livelihood against Islamic State in Iraq

Niger’s Christians try to forgive on first Easter after church attacks

After Islamist attack, armed guards shield Kenyan churches

Boko Haram disguised as preachers kill at least 24 in Nigeria

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Second blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

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U.N. urges ISIS trial for suspected genocide

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ISIS tweets destruction of more Christian sites

Saving persecuted Christians

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German court overturns ban on headscarves for Muslim women teachers

The real war on Christianity

Foreign troops retake Nigerian towns from Boko Haram

“Child marriage” at seventeen?

Christian area in northeast Syria said to be under heavy ISIS assault

Boko Haram violence causing worsening refugee crisis for Nigeria

Islamic State: Ancient Nimrud ruins ‘bulldozed’ in Iraq

New York City adds two Muslim holidays to public school calendar

The genocide of Assyrians that started in Iraq continues in Syria

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