Freedom of religion in Burma
Myanmar has been under the rule of repressive authoritarian military regimes since 1962. After the 1974 Socialist constitution was suspended in 1988, constitutional protection of religious freedom has...
Brunei Bans Christmas – And Threatens Muslims Who Celebrate It With Up To Five Years In Prison: Christians Found Organising Celebrations Are Also Warned They Will Be Jailed
Lighting candles, putting up Christmas trees and even Santa hats have been banned in the tiny oil-rich nation of Brunei, for fear that celebrations will affect the faith of its Muslim communities. The...
Muslim flight attendant claims discrimination
A Muslim flight attendant says ExpressJet suspended her for refusing to serve alcohol in accordance with her Islamic faith.
Societal abuse
Structural abuse is the process by which an individual is dealt with unfairly by a system of harm in ways that the person cannot protect themselves against, cannot deal with, cannot break out of, cann...
Religious discrimination
Religious discrimination is valuing or treating a person or group differently because of what they do or do not believe. Specifically, it is when adherents of different religions (or denominations) a...
Brunei Bans Christmas – And Threatens Muslims Who Celebrate It With Up To Five Years In Prison: Christians Found Organising Celebrations Are Also Warned They Will Be Jailed
Lighting candles, putting up Christmas trees and even Santa hats have been banned in the tiny oil-rich nation of Brunei, for fear that celebrations will affect the faith of its Muslim communities. The...