Congressional-Executive Commission on China Hearing: The Communist Party’s Crackdown on Religion in China
Tom Farr testified on the state of religious freedom in China, the impact of these crackdowns by the Chinese government, and what can be done to address these issues.
RFI Conference Commemorates the 20th Anniversary of the International Religious Freedom Act
On November 9, RFI and Baylor in Washington hosted a day-long conference featuring all five current and former Ambassadors at Large, religious freedom experts, and representatives of persecuted communities to consider the impact of IRFA since its passage in 1998.
Watch: Islamic Law, the Nation State, and the Case of Pakistan
On October 26th, RFI and the Wilson Center’s Asia Program hosted a panel discussion on Pakistan and the relationship between Islam and the modern nation state. Watch the Video.
Russia-Ukrainian Conflict: The Religious Dimension
In an all day conference at the U.S. Institute of Peace, Ukrainian religious leaders, scholars and others will examine the religious aspect of the Ukraine-Russia conflict and the impact of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on religious freedom in the country. More Details.
The Assault on Religion in China and What To Do About It
RFI President Tom Farr testified before Congress on China’s crackdown on religion. It presents a major challenge to U.S. international religious freedom policy, which to date has had little impact in China. It is time to try a different approach.