Posts Tagged: Religion
The latest election in Indonesia was not about radical Islam triumphing over pluralism.
Some countries are getting rid of outdated blasphemy laws, while others are ramping up persecutions.
Ignoring religion’s role in radicalization means we’re not attending to the needs of those most at risk of joining extremist groups.
The current wave of self-immolations may make the issue of Tibet impossible for either China or the United States to ignore.
Politicians indulge in anti-Islamic sentiment with near impunity.
Nigeria is facing a perfect storm of crises including a national strike, widespread protests, and sectarian violence in the north.
Caricatures of Cuba as intolerant of political expression may contain a kernel of truth, but they miss the richness of dissent in the daily life of Cuba's political culture.
As part of our special focus on Islamophobia, Rabbi Arthur Waskow discusses how the Abrahamic tradition can counter anti-Muslim sentiment.
In our special focus on Islamophobia, Farid Panjwani talks about the relationship between religion and citizenship, the impact of Sharia law, and the role of Muslim faith schools.
In a new special focus on Islamophobia, Foreign Policy In Focus interviews prolific author and professor John Esposito about prevailing political and media myths about Muslims and the Muslim world.