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Remembering International Religious Freedom Day

Oct 31st, 2013 | By

… the United States should continue its vigorous opposition to efforts at the UN to restrict speech deemed religiously offensive or controversial.  For more than a decade, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), with its annual resolutions focusing on “combating defamation of religions,” had made the HRC and General Assembly centers of activity to establish a global blasphemy law violating freedom of religion and expression.