Religion & Politics: New Clash over Religion in Schools: Communities Face Backlash for Lessons on Islam

Linda K. Wertheimer | Religion & Politics (United States) Many of the speakers wore red shirts in solidarity. Dozens of them took turns standing at the microphone to lash out …Continue reading »

EBC: Líderes religiosos debatem no Rio mudanças climáticas e seus efeitos

Alana Gandra | Agência Brasil (Brasil) Lideranças nacionais e estrangeiras de 12 comunidades religiosas se reúnem na próxima terça-feira (25), no Rio de Janeiro, para debater mudanças climáticas e seus …Continue reading »

HuffPo: Christian Faith Is Not a Campaign Strategy

Susan M. Shaw | The Huffington Post (United States) With the 2016 presidential campaigns getting underway, we’re hearing a lot of talk about God, faith, and Christianity. In fact, in …Continue reading »

MSNBC: Cruz warns of ‘war on faith’ at religious freedom rally

Emma Margolin | MSNBC (United States) DES MOINES, Iowa – Over 2,500 people gathered at the Iowa Events Center here Friday night to rally for religious liberty – a fundamental …Continue reading »

AP: Illinois enacts gay conversion therapy ban for young people

Associated Press (United States) SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner on Thursday signed legislation banning therapists from trying to change a young person’s sexuality. Under the new law, …Continue reading »

AP: Health officials say they won’t change HPV vaccine mandate

JENNIFER McDERMOTT | Associated Press (United States) PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – State health officials say there are no plans to change a new requirement that middle school students in Rhode …Continue reading »

Crítica: Iglesia cubana quiere contribuir a relación plena con EE.UU.

EFE | Crítica (Panamá) La Iglesia Católica de Cuba se siente “contenta” con el acercamiento con Estados Unidos y quiere colaborar para que ambos pueblos puedan relacionarse de la manera …Continue reading »

NY Times: California’s Saint, and a Church’s Sins

LAWRENCE DOWNES | The New York Times (United States) On his trip to the United States next month, Pope Francis is going to canonize the Rev. Junipero Serra, the great …Continue reading »

Globo: Seis líderes de seita religiosa são presos em operação da Polícia Federal

Samantha Silva | Globo (Brasil) Seis líderes de uma seita religiosa foram presos durante uma operação realizada pela Polícia Federal (PF), na manhã desta segunda-feira (17), em Minas Gerais, Bahia …Continue reading »

El Universal: Aval a adopción gay, golpe demoledor a familia: Iglesia

Astrid Rivera | El Universal (México) Ante la resolución de la Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación (SCJN) en la que las parejas del mismo sexo podrán adoptar en …Continue reading »

Imágen del Golfo: Registro Civil no modifica documentos a transexuales

Jesús Ruiz | Imágen del Golfo (México) La integrante del Colectivo Xalapeño por la Diversidad Sexual, Silvia Susana Pérez Jácome, expuso que el Registro Civil en Veracruz está provocando que …Continue reading »