Pew Forum - All Religion News

Religion & Public Life
  1. BBC News: Swedish anti-abortion midwife loses court case

  2. AP: US Sikhs launch ad campaign that looks to push back on hate

  3. AP: Churches in southern Egypt will not celebrate Easter

  4. NPR: Iran’s Ahmadinejad will run for Presidency, flouting Ayatollah’s advice

  5. Wichita Eagle: Benedictine College to remove ‘yoga’ from course names

  6. Reuters: United States’ first female Muslim judge found dead in Hudson River

  7. Restrictions on religion among the 25 most populous countries, 2007-2015

    Among the world's 25 most populous countries, Russia, Egypt, India, Pakistan, and Nigeria stand out as having the most restrictions on religion (as of the end of 2015) when both government restrictions and religious hostilities are taken into account.
  8. Religion News Service: US Copts pray, raise money for victims of Egypt church bombings

  9. NYT: For Alabama christians, Governor Bentley’s downfall is a bitter blow

  10. Global Restrictions on Religion Rise Modestly in 2015, Reversing Downward Trend

    Government restrictions on religion and social hostilities involving religion increased in 2015 for the first time in three years. Government harassment and use of force surged in Europe, as did social hostilities against Muslims.