Religious Freedom Matters

Articles on religious freedom by David Anderson, MP for Cypress Hills – Grasslands.

Fighting for religious freedom

By Geoffrey P. Johnston | Kingston Whig Standard David Anderson is no ordinary member of Parliament. While most parliamentarians tend to focus on local politics, rarely looking beyond the borders of their own ridings, Anderson has spent the ... Full Article

Religious Persecution in China: Falun Gong

In the third in a series of videos exposing the attacks on freedom of religion or belief in China, MP David Anderson addresses the continued persecution of Falun Gong: The Falun Gong has been considered an ‘evil cult’ by Chinese authorities ... Full Article

Doing Right By Asia Bibi

While the Trudeau government has given Canadian Christians little reason to cheer, writes Convivium contributor Don Hutchinson, it deserves praise for its effort to save the persecuted Pakistani woman condemned to death for blasphemy against ... Full Article

UPDATE: Freedom of Religion or Belief in Cuba

MP David Anderson provides an update on freedom of religion or belief in Cuba: Cuba’s new President, Miguel Díaz-Canel, has indicated that the country’s new constitution, which will be voted on in a referendum in February 2019, will ... Full Article

UPDATE: Freedom of Religion or Belief in Russia

MP David Anderson provides a December 2018 update on freedom of religion or belief in Russia: Last May, the US Mission to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) reported that “raids on homes and places of worship, ... Full Article

Religious Persecution in China: The Uyghurs

I’m pleased to present the first in a series of case studies on China’s complete contempt for the fundamental right of freedom of religion or belief. The suffering inflicted by the Chinese government on the Uyghur people has been the subject ... Full Article