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Myanmar Buddhists plan anti-boatpeople rally
The Buddhist Channel/AFP—26 May, 2015

Ireland gay-marriage vote a 'reality check' for church
The Salt Lake Tribune/ USA Today—26 May, 2015

Humza Arshad, British Pakistani Comedian, Takes On Jihadists
The New York Times—22 May, 2015

Boy Scouts chief says ban on gay Scout leaders should be lifted nationwide
Religion News Service—22 May, 2015

The surprising links between faith and evolution and climate denial — charted
The Washington Post—21 May, 2015

How Morocco's Islamic Women Preachers Are Leading A Social Revolution
The Huffington Post—21 May, 2015

Nepal Earthquake Relief
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly—21 May, 2015

Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly—21 May, 2015

Rabbis Diversify To Connect To Students; Just Don't Bring Up Israel
National Public Radio—21 May, 2015

John M. Templeton Jr., philanthropist devoted to science and religion, dies at 75
Religion News Service—21 May, 2015

Competitive Religious Philanthropy in the Wake of the Nepali Earthquake
Religion Dispatches—21 May, 2015

Moshe Levinger, Contentious Leader of Jewish Settlers in Hebron, Dies at 80
The New York Times—19 May, 2015

YouTube Wrongly Forced to Remove Anti-Muslim Movie Trailer, Appeals Court Rules
The New York Times—19 May, 2015

Belarus City Links Chagall to Lost Jewish Culture
The New York Times—19 May, 2015

20 Years After China Seized Boy Monk, Tibetans Call For His Release
National Public Radio—19 May, 2015

Rise in Nonreligious Americans Could Affect Elections
The New York Times—19 May, 2015

Palestinian Nuns Among Latest Saints Declared By Pope Francis
National Public Radio—19 May, 2015

Losing Faith: A Religious Leader On America's Disillusionment With Church
National Public Radio—19 May, 2015

They Built It. No One Came.
The New York Times—19 May, 2015

Wichita Bookstore Expresses Its Founder’s Eclectic and Christian Tastes
The New York Times—19 May, 2015

Why No One Wants The Rohingyas
National Public Radio—19 May, 2015

What Is A 'Good Muslim' Anyway? A Podcast Disrupts The Narrative
National Public Radio—15 May, 2015

Security at Muhammad Cartoon Event Is Defended by Police
The New York Times—15 May, 2015

Have You Met a Sikh in San Antonio?
Sikhnet/The Rivard Report—15 May, 2015

Sikh Community Lends Support to Vanuatu
Sikhnet/Coffs Coast Advocate—15 May, 2015

Interfaith activists call solitary confinement immoral, ineffective
Religion News Service—15 May, 2015

Orthodox Jewish commencement speaker finds a Shabbat workaround
Religion News Service—15 May, 2015

HAF Testifies on Bangladeshi Religious Minorities
Hindu Currents/India West—15 May, 2015

Indian American Kids Learn Indian Culture from ‘Bharat Babies’ Storybooks
Hindu Currents/India West—15 May, 2015

The Nuns Spoke Out, but the Archbishop Listened
The New York Times—15 May, 2015

California Senate votes to end 'personal belief' exemption for vaccines
Religion News Service/Reuters—15 May, 2015

Sheep Ranchers Count On American Muslims To Keep Lamb On Menu
National Public Radio—12 May, 2015

America’s Changing Religious Landscape
Pew Research Center—12 May, 2015

Dr. Ruth, Visiting City Hall, Discusses Heritage, Not Sex
The New York Times—12 May, 2015

King Salman Upends Status Quo in Region and the Royal Family
The New York Times—12 May, 2015

Tennessee: Nun’s Sabotage Conviction Overturned
The New York Times—11 May, 2015

Yale Institute of Sacred Music
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly—11 May, 2015

Ambivalence Prevails at PEN Festival Prayer Session
The New York Times—11 May, 2015

Chinese Province Issues Draft Regulation on Church Crosses
The New York Times—11 May, 2015

Anti-Muslim Sentiments in North Carolina
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly—11 May, 2015

Mark Burnett on the Cradle of Christianity Fund
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly—11 May, 2015

Liberia Conquers Ebola, but Faces a Crisis of Faith
The New York Times—11 May, 2015

What Is A 'Good Muslim' Anyway? A Podcast Disrupts The Narrative
National Public Radio—11 May, 2015

Campus Debates on Israel Drive a Wedge Between Jews and Minorities
The New York Times—11 May, 2015

Muted Celebrations Of Buddha's Birthday In Nepal Show Lasting Grief After Earthquake
The Huffington Post— 8 May, 2015

Mike Huckabee and the Continuing Influence of Evangelicals
The New York Times— 8 May, 2015

Madison Bans Discrimination Against Atheists, Non-religious
AP— 8 May, 2015

How Orthodox Money Is Reshaping Republican Politics
The Forward— 8 May, 2015

Nepal’s Young Men, Lost to Migration, Then a Quake
The New York Times— 8 May, 2015

Charlie Hebdo Editor Seeks to Distance Newspaper From Anti-Islam Causes
The New York Times— 8 May, 2015