Fight Looms Over 'Religious Defamation'
Supporters and opponents of the annual United Nations' "defamation of religion" resolution are gearing up for what may be the biggest battle yet. Islamic states have been roused by recent controversies in the US, and critics have a growing awareness about blasphemy laws. This December, for the sixth consecutive year, the UN General Assembly (UNGA) will vote on a resolution calling on governments to act against "religious defamation." (click title to read more)Open Doors USA has launched an advocacy campaign, urging Christians to lobby their lawmakers to contact the U.N. missions of target countries about the resolution.