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Film Warns of Secularism’s Religious Repression

August 16, 2014

“There is a window of opportunity to fight” for American religious freedom, scholar Eric Metaxas warns in the upcoming documentary One Generation Away: The Erosion of Religious Liberty.

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Lost in Translation: Film Misapplies MLK to Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

July 15, 2014

Do Palestinians have a “modern-day civil rights movement” with a “very, very clear” relationship to America’s civil rights past?

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It Was a Mighty Fourth

July 7, 2014

July 4 means life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, not death, entitlement, and vice.

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Our Faith and Our Nation

July 4, 2014

Despite the many blessings on our own land, Christians in America are understandably in a funk and sometimes ambivalent about their civic responsibilities.

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Something Rotten? The State of Religious Freedom in Denmark

June 18, 2014

Is something rotten in the state of Denmark with regards to same-sex marriage and religious liberty?

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Rejecting FDR’s D-Day Prayer

June 6, 2014

Opposing FDR’s prayer at the WWII Memorial, if not outright misanthropic, is supercilious.

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Meriam’s Release (When It Happens) . . .

June 6, 2014

We now know, of course, that this one of the Khartoum regime’s usual games. Meriam is still in prison, under a death sentence for apostasy and an even more imminent flogging sentence for adultery.

Some of the heroes of Tiananmen Square, members of the 21 Most Wanted by the People's Republic of China, testify at a hearing by the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Human Rights. (Photo credit: Initiatives for China)

Remembering Tienanmen Square

June 4, 2014

In the wake of the dream of freedom for China crushed by Communist tanks at Tienanmen Square, many of the original heroes of the movement have embraced the freedom found in a relationship with Jesus Christ. The fusion of the pro-democracy movement and the Chinese Church is proving to be shaking up China as never before!

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The Release of Meriam Ibrahim?

June 4, 2014

The world sees the plight of a courageous Christian woman, who has refused to renounce her faith. It sees a little boy shackled in prison with his mother…

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Calvin, Aquinas and a Whopper with Cheese

June 2, 2014

Yes, we’re talking validating existence with Whoppers. But, no, it’s not crazy. The new slogan sums up the prevailing philosophy that drives our choices and much of our public debate on moral questions.

U.S. citizen, Martin Wani, son of Meriam and Daniel, is in prison in Khartoum with his mother! (Photo Credit: Hardwired Global Social Justice Movement)

State Department Stands Idly By as Pregnant Christian Awaits Execution

May 17, 2014

For U.S. citizens, the first priority must be to push our own government — Congress and the Obama administration alike — into action. It is unacceptable that the wife and mother of U.S. citizens be allowed to be put in this position.

Pakistani police beat a Christian protesting the burning of Christian houses and belongings in Lahore March 10, 2013. (Reuters)

Commission: Sharia Source of Worldwide Religious Oppression

May 14, 2014

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom’s new report recommends that eight more countries be designated as Countries of Particular Concern.