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Articles Tagged: religious freedom

Religious Freedom 2012 Annual Report


By: Stephen Koerting* On March 20, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) published their annual report documenting religious freedom abuses and violations in 25 countries around the world. The report covered the period of April 2011 through February 2012 and designated violating countries as Countries of Particular Concern (CPC) or placed them […]

The Controversial Hungarian Law on Churches, by: Robert Almosd


After its landslide victory during the April 2010 parliamentary elections, the coalition of Fidesz (Fiatal Demokraták Szövetsége-Magyar Polgári Szövetség,(in English, Alliance of Young Democrats-Hungarian Civic Union ) and KDNP (Kereszténydemokrata Néppárt, Christian,( in English, Christian Democratic People’s Party) won an unprecedented two-third majority in the Hungarian National Assembly. The new Parliament did not waste time, […]

The Colder Side of the “Arab Spring”


By William Shwayri – law school intern at Beach-Oswald Immigration Law Associates As the United States government and American people continue to support pro-democracy movements throughout the Middle East, there is a colder side of the “Arab Spring” that has largely been ignored by American policy makers – increasing violence towards the Middle East’s Christian […]

United They Fall, Separated They Stand


Americans have long seen George Washington, first president of the United States, as a defender of political liberty and independence, and founder of this nation. He merits, however, to also be acknowledged as a proponent of individual religious liberty.