Event: Islamic Law, the Nation State, and the Case of Pakistan
Pakistan presents an important case study in the relationship between Islam and the modern nation state. Join us on Oct. 26 for an event looking at key questions, including the impact of blasphemy laws. More Details.
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.
Examining Contemporary Religious Freedom Issues in Southeast Asia
The event featured two panels and a wide range of experts and leaders from Malaysia, Vietnam, and the greater religious freedom policy community considering challenges from both state and non-state actors.
New Book Release: Homo Religiosus?
A new book co-edited by Timothy Shah has been released that explores the question of religion’s naturalness and what the implications are for religious freedom.