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FOX News
Team Obama Launches A Shocking Broadside Against Religious Faithintolerance.” -- Those were the word uttered by one Mr. Castro. Not Fidel. Ra
Team Obama Launches A Shocking Broadside Against Religious Faith
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
intolerance.” -- Those were the word uttered by one Mr. Castro. Not Fidel. Rather, one Martin Castro, the chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, who launched a broadside recently against religious faith, degrading the vision of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Terror' law limits religion in Russiaand rescheduled the event later in Washington, citing the new Russian law that
'Terror' law limits religion in Russia
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and rescheduled the event later in Washington, citing the new Russian law that "severely limits Christians' freedoms." The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, created by Congress, strongly condemned the measure, arguing that it... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
When goldfish go bad – in the wild, pets turn to peststo Katrina Gulliver, a historian who has chronicled the goldfish. For decades i
When goldfish go bad – in the wild, pets turn to pests
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
to Katrina Gulliver, a historian who has chronicled the goldfish. For decades in the late 1800s, the newly established U.S. Commission on Fisheries gifted free goldfish to Washington residents as a publicity stunt, handing out as many as 20,000... Read more
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Breitbart
Christians Banned from ‘Collecting Fire Wood’ in Central Indiaespecially of Christians and other minorities, is nothing new in India. Accord
Christians Banned from ‘Collecting Fire Wood’ in Central India
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
especially of Christians and other minorities, is nothing new in India. According to the most recent report of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), during the year 2015, religious tolerance deteriorated and... Read more
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Breitbart
Vietnam Allows First Catholic University Since Communist Takeoverof the Communist government, especially given its record of human rights violat
Vietnam Allows First Catholic University Since Communist Takeover
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
of the Communist government, especially given its record of human rights violations in the area of religious liberty. The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) considers Vietnam to be a “country of particular concern,” or... Read more
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The Christian Post
Obama Should Have Talked About Christian Persecution at UN General Assembly, Watchdog Groups Sayopen societies and spurring anger against innocent immigrants and Muslims." Th
Obama Should Have Talked About Christian Persecution at UN General Assembly, Watchdog Groups Say
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
open societies and spurring anger against innocent immigrants and Muslims." Thomas J. Reese, S.J., chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, told CP that while USCIRF welcomed the U.S.'s strive to focus attention... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MDHS might end contract with MSU child-care programlearning environment, family involvement and program evaluation. In March, the
MDHS might end contract with MSU child-care program
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
learning environment, family involvement and program evaluation. In March, the Mississippi State Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights wrote a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services highly critical of the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Saeed Abedini at UN Rally for Free Iran: 'God Sees All the Bloodshed, He Never Forgets'on Iran to stop the mass executions, which several human rights groups have rep
Saeed Abedini at UN Rally for Free Iran: 'God Sees All the Bloodshed, He Never Forgets'
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
on Iran to stop the mass executions, which several human rights groups have reported on throughout the years, including the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. He has made the accusation on several occasions, and back in August... Read more
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The Recorder Online
Church and State are Not Separate » The Recorderpushing a religious agenda leaves room for fallacies and fear mongering, while
Church and State are Not Separate » The Recorder
The Recorder Online / Posted 8 days ago
pushing a religious agenda leaves room for fallacies and fear mongering, while disregarding facts and reason. Recently the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR) stated, “The phrases ‘religious liberty’ and ‘religious freedom’ will stand for... Read more
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The Washington Times
First Amendment rights are under attackand thus must yield to anti-discrimination laws. Castro’s comments are not to b
First Amendment rights are under attack
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
and thus must yield to anti-discrimination laws. Castro’s comments are not to be dismissed. He was named chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights by President Obama and his accusations are contained in a Commission report released Sept. 8... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Religious liberty is the sleeper issue of the 2016 presidential raceand Islam, are the enemy of decent people everywhere. The word "bigots" is fre
Religious liberty is the sleeper issue of the 2016 presidential race
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
and Islam, are the enemy of decent people everywhere. The word "bigots" is frequently employed. Just this month the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights -- the agency, ironically, tasked with protecting religious freedom -- issued a report... Read more
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The Christian Post
Leading House Democrat: 'Religious Liberty' Shouldn't Be 'Denigrated' Even If 'Misused' for Discriminationagainst the LGBT community. In an interview with CNS News, Hoyer was questione
Leading House Democrat: 'Religious Liberty' Shouldn't Be 'Denigrated' Even If 'Misused' for Discrimination
The Christian Post / Posted 11 days ago
against the LGBT community. In an interview with CNS News, Hoyer was questioned about a recent report from the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, which states that "religious exemptions to the protections of civil rights based upon... Read more
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The Atlantic
Even the Government's Smartest Lawyers Can't Figure Out What to Do About Religious LibertyIt took the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights three years to produce its report o
Even the Government's Smartest Lawyers Can't Figure Out What to Do About Religious Liberty
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
It took the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights three years to produce its report on religious freedom and non-discrimination. With 27 pages, more than 1000 days of work, and 200-some additional pages of commentary, the document essentially amounts to... Read more
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The Christian Post
Has the Government Declared War on Religious Liberty?The chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights says that religious liberty
Has the Government Declared War on Religious Liberty?
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
The chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights says that religious liberty is a code word for bigotry and Christian supremacy, in a government report released Thursday. Martin R. Castro, whom President Obama appointed to the U.S. Commission on... Read more
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The Christian Post
Religious Freedom Is 'Code Word' for Bigotry, Christian Supremacy, US Civil Rights Commissioner SaysThe chairman the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights says that religious liberty is
Religious Freedom Is 'Code Word' for Bigotry, Christian Supremacy, US Civil Rights Commissioner Says
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
The chairman the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights says that religious liberty is a code word for bigotry and Christian supremacy, in a government report released Thursday. Martin R. Castro, whom President Obama appointed to the U.S. Commission on... Read more
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The Christian Post
Republicans Warn Values Voters of the Closeting of Christians in AmericaChristians. Let's stop it now." Gohmert then cited a Washington Times story pu
Republicans Warn Values Voters of the Closeting of Christians in America
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
Christians. Let's stop it now." Gohmert then cited a Washington Times story published Thursday that reported that the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights' chairman claimed that terms like "religious liberty" and "religious freedom" are code for... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Religious freedom,’ ‘religious liberty’ just ‘code words’ for intolerance, Civil Rights chair saysThe chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights said that “religious freedo
‘Religious freedom,’ ‘religious liberty’ just ‘code words’ for intolerance, Civil Rights chair says
The Washington Times / Posted 19 days ago
The chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights said that “religious freedom” and “religious liberty” have become merely “code words” for intolerance, “Christian supremacy,” and commit every form of identity-politics sin, and thus they must yield... Read more
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The Washington Times
DePaul launches yearlong series on ‘race and free speech’ after banning Yiannopoulos, ShapiroMichael Eric Dyson, Stanford University professor Jeff Chang, and Castro Synerg
DePaul launches yearlong series on ‘race and free speech’ after banning Yiannopoulos, Shapiro
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
Michael Eric Dyson, Stanford University professor Jeff Chang, and Castro Synergies CEO Martin R. Castro, who chairs the U.S. Commission of Civil Rights. DePaul’s Young Americans for Freedom chapter and Mr. Shapiro himself blasted the initiative... Read more
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NBC News
Without local school boards, parents in poor communities lose votethoroughfare. The suburban school district was considered one of the top 10 in
Without local school boards, parents in poor communities lose vote
NBC News / Posted 26 days ago
thoroughfare. The suburban school district was considered one of the top 10 in Michigan, according to a report from the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights in 1962. Today, most of Highland Park's trees are gone. Overgrown, empty lots and burned-out... Read more
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The Christian Post
Saeed Abedini Asks Why the US and UN Refuse to Condemn Iran's Execution of Christiansnever forget his time in Iranian prison and how God saved him, and promised to
Saeed Abedini Asks Why the US and UN Refuse to Condemn Iran's Execution of Christians
The Christian Post / Posted 28 days ago
never forget his time in Iranian prison and how God saved him, and promised to "never stop fighting for these people." The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom and other watchdog groups have detailed the mass executions carried out by... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
State, national leaders meet in Milwaukee to address civil rights, hate crimesin Milwaukee Monday, August 29th to address civil rights and hate crimes. The
State, national leaders meet in Milwaukee to address civil rights, hate crimes
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 29 days ago
in Milwaukee Monday, August 29th to address civil rights and hate crimes. The Wisconsin Advisory Committee met with the U.S. Commission of Civil Rights on Monday afternoon -- complete with academic and community panels. They discussed the... Read more
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Deseret News
What was Saudi Arabia's role in the rise of ISIS?Andrew Weinberg, a senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democraci
What was Saudi Arabia's role in the rise of ISIS?
Deseret News / Posted 29 days ago
Andrew Weinberg, a senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, to The Times. Saudi Arabia is on the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom's list of "Countries of Particular Concern," and USCIRF leaders are... Read more
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Breitbart
Paul Ryan Repeats His Support for Prison Sentencing Rollbacksof the U.S. population … they comprise approximately 6.6 percent of the populat
Paul Ryan Repeats His Support for Prison Sentencing Rollbacks
Breitbart / Posted 29 days ago
of the U.S. population … they comprise approximately 6.6 percent of the population,” Peter Kirsanow and a member of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights wrote in a letter to Grassley. “These people have managed to be less law-abiding than the... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Is it Like to Be Black and Mormon in the U.S.?over the restrictions and their effect on African Americans. A 1959 report by t
What Is it Like to Be Black and Mormon in the U.S.?
The Atlantic / Posted 30 days ago
over the restrictions and their effect on African Americans. A 1959 report by the Utah State Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights found that “the Negro is the minority citizen who experiences the most widespread inequality... Read more
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The Hill
U.S must stop mistreating asylum seekers fleeing persecutionmany months, in prison-like facilities in isolated areas, far from legal counse
U.S must stop mistreating asylum seekers fleeing persecution
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
many months, in prison-like facilities in isolated areas, far from legal counsel. ADVERTISEMENT Earlier this month, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), a bipartisan Commission on which we serve, issued a report,... Read more

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