Op-Eds

FOR YOUR INFORMATION October 4, 2013 | By Robert P. George The following op-ed appeared in CNN World on October 4, 2013. Editor's note: Robert P. George is the chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). The views expressed are his own. As Nigeria considers... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION September 20, 2013 | By Robert P. George The following op-ed appeared in the Christian Science Monitor on September 20, 2013. As the UN General Assembly begins its new session, a colossal gulf is again visible - a gulf between what international human... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION September 11, 2013 | By Robert P. George The following op-ed appeared in CNN World on September 11, 2013. Editor's note: Robert P. George is chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). The views expressed are his own. A dozen years ago... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION September 5, 2013 | By Robert P. George and Katrina Lantos Swett The following op-ed appeared in The Hill on September 5, 2013. Last week, on August 26, Saudi Arabia's appointed Shura Council approved legislation, which, if seriously implemented and applied, would... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION August 21, 2013 | By Robert P. George and Katrina Lantos Swett The following op-ed appeared in The Washington Post on August 21, 2013. Although religious freedom is a pivotal human right, critical to national security and global stability, key provisions of the... Read More
  FOR YOUR INFORMATION    August 15, 2013 | By  Katrina Lantos Swett  and  M. Zuhdi Jasser   The following op-ed appeared in  The Moscow Times  on August 15, 2013 | Issue 5192   This month marks the 22nd anniversary of the "August... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION August 12, 2013 | By Robert P. George The following op-ed appeared in Foreign Policy on August 9, 2013: On Sunday, August 11, Pakistan will celebrate National Minorities Day, giving recently-elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif his first formal opportunity... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION July 29, 2013 | By Katrina Lantos Swett The following appeared in the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs on July 24, 2013: On July 25, Vietnam"s President Truong Tan Sang meets President Obama at the White House, even as continued violations of religious... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION July 26, 2013 | By Robert P. George and Katrina Lantos Swett The following op-ed appeared in the Wall Street Journal on July 25, 2013 A common theory about freedom of religion suggests that such a value is grounded in a modus vivendi, or compromise: People agree to... Read More
FOR YOUR INFORMATION July 24, 2013 | By Katrina Lantos Swett and Mary Ann Glendon The following appeared in CNN World/GPS on July 23rd, 2013. Editor"s note: Katrina Lantos Swett is chairwoman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). Mary Ann Glendon is vice... Read More

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