Scripture Union in the UK have launched a campaign encouraging parents to focus on the true story of Jesus' birth this Christmas when talking to their children. GEMMA WILLIS, author of a new Christmas storybook, 'God Became Like Me?' ,  written for the campaign, explains why it's important...

In an article first published by Religion News Service, PETER HENNE, director of Middle East studies in the Global and Regional Studies Program at the University of Vermont, argues that the issue of international religious freedom represents an opportunity for Democractic presidential candidates...

In an article first published by Religion News Service, BOB FU, president of China Aid, together with BYRNNE LAWRENCE look at recent events in Hong Kong and the history of human rights abuses in China...

In an article adapted from her latest book, CATHERINE MEEKS looks at the legacy of US anti-lynching activist and journalist Ida B Wells...

In an article first published on The Conversation, political scientist HENRY F (CHIP) CAREY, of Georgia State University in the US, looks at the root causes of protests which have broken out in nations across the world...

In an article first published on Religion News Service, Rev SETH KAPER-DALE, co-pastor of the Reformed Church of Highland Park, New Jersey, and president of the board of directors of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture, welcomes the release of a new film addressing US involvement in torture...

In an article first published on The Conversation, GUILLAUME TIBERGHIEN, of the University of Glasgow, looks at the growing trend of "dark tourism", particularly when it comes to former Soviet gulags...

In an article first published on The Conversation, RICHARD GUNDERMAN, of Indiana University, looks at the history of the 20th century's deadliest weapon...

In an article first published on The Conversation, TODD LOOKINGBILL and PETER SMALLWOOD, of the University of Richmond in the US, look at how former fields of war are being repurposed as places celebrating peacefulness...

In an article first published on Sightings - a publication of the Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion at the University of Chicago Divinity School, DANIEL G HUMMEL looks at the rise of Pentecostalism in the US...

In an article first published on The Conversation, GARETH DALE, of Brunel University London, looks at the causes of continuing divisions in Germany...

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