Category: Religious Freedom

The Pope and the Yezidis

“Once more I speak out in favour of the rights of the Yezidis, above all their right to exist as a religious community. No one can allocate oneself the power to eliminate a religious group because it is not among those who are ‘tolerated'” – Pope Francis

Religious Prejudice in Media on the Rise

Governments need to report, condemn and address all forms of discrimination against Christians, including intolerance shown in the media and public debates, said a Vatican diplomat. “The peaceful contribution of religion to public life...