A Congressman’s Crusade for Human and Religious Rights

by (@TheIRD) January 15, 2013

By Faith McDonnell (@Cuchulain09) Evoking the moral apathy and failure of the past, U.S. Representative Frank R. Wolf (R-VA) recently asked church leaders around the United States to use their influence for those who are persecuted. In his January 9, 2013 letter to over 300 Catholic and Protestant leaders, Wolf reminded them of the words of German […]

It Is Time to Speak Out for Persecuted Christians around the World

by (@TheIRD) January 10, 2013

By Faith McDonnell (@Cuchulain09) On Wednesday, U.S. Representative Frank R. Wolf sent a very important letter to church leaders around the country. He asked them to use their influence for those who are persecuted for their faith. Wolf represents Virginia’s 10th District, but he also represents persecuted Christians and other targeted religious believers around the […]

McDonnell: Action Needed in Sudan

by (@TheIRD) January 9, 2013

FRED GRANDY of the Center for Security Policy discusses the bleak future of the Defense Department’s budget, as well as the laughable hypocrisy of Al Gore selling his Current TV to oil-rich Qatar. Former Congressman PETER HOEKSTRA gives his concerns for the future of the Middle East in 2013 and the threat posed by Al […]

IRD, @HudsonInstitute Premiere New Film about Genocide in the Sudan

by (@TheIRD) January 8, 2013

Contact:  Jeff Walton 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell What:             Washington premiere of “Across the Frontlines: Ending the Nuba Genocide” Who:             IRD, End Nuba Genocide Alliance, Hudson Institute Where:           Hudson Institute 1015 15th St, NW 6th Floor Washington, DC 20005 When:            Friday, January 11, 2-3:30 p.m. RSVP:             fmcdonnell@TheIRD.org or 202-682-4131 Washington, DC—For almost two years the regime of Sudanese President and indicted […]

Close Encounters and Confessions in a Parking Garage

by (@TheIRD) December 28, 2012

By Faith McDonnell As I was driving down to the lower level of the parking garage near my office, I came face to face with a car driving up to the street level. I stopped and the other car stopped. I was about to try reversing until I reached a place I could pull into […]

The Enforcers Hit Christian Village in Egypt

by (@Cuchulain09) December 20, 2012

[Editors note: The following article was possible due to information shared by Margaret Adel of MidEast Christian News] Just in time for the second phase of the constitutional referendum in Egypt, MidEast Christan News reported on December 19 that in Tama, one of the central villages of Assiut, “unidentified persons” had distributed leaflets threatening the […]