Current Issues

Religious Minorities faces constant attacks

In front of the Shahbagh National Museum in Dhaka, a rally was formed on a Saturday to protest against anti-minority attacks. Christians, Hindus, and Buddhists were among the ten religious...

Trump Champions Religious Liberty for Students and Organizations

Last January 16, the White House Office issued through its official site President Donald Trump’s program and guidelines which aims to safeguard the rights of religious students and organizations to...

Religious Rights in Workplace: Quebec’s Bill 21

“It is impossible to deny that there are xenophobic parts to this bill. There is a reason why this bill is coming from a man (Legault) who refuses to use...

Religious Equality and its implications on LGBTQ+ rights in the US

America is known as a champion of democracy and among its “forefather” rights which had been cemented since 1791 is the freedom to exercise one’s religion encapsulated in the First...

Who are the Uyghurs, and Why is China so Afraid of them?

The conflict that is happening in China for the past centuries is likely related to the Uyghur minority. If you know anything regarding the country's social policies in recent years,...

The Struggle Between COVID-19 and the American Church

The COVID-19 Pandemic has become an unprecedented event for civilization. Many countries around the world practiced nationwide lockdowns to slow the spread of the virus, decongest crowded hospitals, and lower...

The lost voice of the Alevi – A religious minority’s fight from coercion and human rights violations

Although the coronavirus has caused impediments in the world, many issues have still been occurring regarding human rights violations within countries such as religious freedom as...

Religious Rights of Minorities in the US: UN Expert Calls for Repeal of Laws undermining minorities’ rights to worship

Minority groups have been commonly mistaken or associated with a numerical minority but larger groups can also be considered minorities due to their inherent lack of power despite a major...

Religious Rights on Health Issues: Catholics and Jews call out coronavirus restrictions as violation of religious rights

On January 21, 2020, the US recorded its very first case of COVID-19 and in just a few months, the novel coronavirus had easily swept off the cities swarming hospitals...

Religious Rights vs. LGBTQ+ Rights on Adoption: Philadelphia Foster Care Case

The global divide on homosexuality still persists but over the past two decades, there has been an increasing acceptance in many countries according to a recent survey conducted by PEW...