religious liberty

Displaced Nigerians camped near St. Francis Xavier Parish in Agagbe, Nigeria, in 2022. | Courtesy of Adakole Daniel

Human Rights Activists Call on US State Department to Return Nigeria to Religious Freedom

Sep 21, 2022

Human rights advocates are calling on U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken to put Nigeria back on a list of the world’s worst violators of religious freedom in light of increasing attacks against Christians.

A panel discussion at the International Religious Freedom Summit in Washington, D.C., June 2022. Katie Yoder/CNA

Women Religious Worldwide Face “unique” Sex-based Violence, Persecution: H.Rights Lawyer

Jul 6, 2022

Religious women around the world suffer unique forms of violence and persecution because of their sex — and their ability to give birth to future generations.