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Here’s What You Need to Know About Indonesia’s Massive Elections

Looks like the President Joko Widodo is set for another five years in charge.
David Gilbert
4.17.19
Australia Today

Gay Students Could Be Rejected from Religious Schools under New Laws

There's a push to change Australia's anti-discrimination laws, so that religious schools can freely discriminate against gay students and teachers.
Gavin Butler
10.10.18
video

Satanic Art: A Fight for Freedom

Is Satanism the most inclusive religion? Lucien Greaves, co-founder of The Satanic Temple believes it is.
The Creators Project
10.26.16
Features

Mashrou' Leila Are Banned from Jordan for Supporting LGBTQ Rights but Refuse to Be Censored

We talk to the wildly popular Lebanese band about their recent ban in the wake of the Jordanian conservative authorities pressuring the country's Ministry of Tourism.
Mary von Aue
4.28.16
News

New Survey Exposing Quebec’s Islamophobia Is Just Tip of Iceberg, Muslim Group Says

Justice Femme say growing intolerance is leading to increased violence.
Brigitte Noël
11.4.15
News

We Talked to the Harvard Instructor Behind the Niqabs of Canada Tumblr

Vivek Krishnamurthy explains why the debate over face coverings in Canada is such BS.
Allison Tierney
10.14.15
News

We Spoke to Canada’s Immigration Minister About Refugees, Niqabs, and Terrorists

Chris Alexander tells VICE that Canada's immigration system is better than ever.
Justin Ling
6.11.15
News

Canadian PM Stephen Harper’s Controversial Vow to Ban the Niqab During Citizenship Ceremonies

The head covering is worn by a tiny minority of Canadian women, but it could become an issue in this fall's federal election
Shanifa Nasser
5.19.15
News

How Bakeries Got Caught in the Middle of the Gay Marriage War

A Denver bakery faces a religious discrimination complaint after refusing to frost cakes with anti-gay slogans.
Josiah M. Hesse
1.29.15
News

The Mormon Church Says It Will Support Gay Rights, on One Condition

Church leaders are willing to support LGBT rights so long as the law protects people who oppose gay marriage for religious reasons.
Allie Conti
1.28.15
News

Why Is Blasphemy Still Illegal in Canada?

The Canadian government may defend the right to freedom of speech abroad, but it should also focus on repealing its own anti-blasphemy law.
Shanifa Nasser
1.20.15
News

The Iranian Government Erected a Monument to Make Nice with Its Jewish Citizens

Jews in Iran haven't always been treated like fellow countrymen, so a newly-erected monument honoring Jews who fought in the Iran-Iraq War serves as a proverbial olive branch.
Mark Hay
12.19.14
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