November 12, 2014 /
PRI's The World
Ryan and Noor are best friends, and they live in Beirut. Ryan belongs to a religious sect called the Druze, and Noor is a Sunni Muslim. They agree that in Lebanon, they are an unlikely match.
November 6, 2014 /
In Indonesia, while public opinion and the law take a consistently rigid stance against abortion, Islam offers a much more pragmatic approach.
November 3, 2014 /
Searching for Sacred Mountain explores the increasing interactions between religion and environment in China.
October 31, 2014
Journalists, filmmakers, and academic specialists from China and the U.S. gather at University of Chicago to explore religion's role in meeting China’s environmental crises.
October 30, 2014 /
In Saudi Arabia, a new generation is pushing back against the government’s embrace of fundamentalism. But is the kingdom ready for nonbelievers?
October 25, 2014 /
Religion & Ethics News Weekly
An unlikely partnership between religion and government may hold the answer to China's growing environmental crisis.
October 24, 2014 /
The co-director of Sacred Mountain describes the diverse set of individuals and circumstances that led to this documentary on religion's role in meeting China's environmental challenges.
October 23, 2014
The Chinese government and people, confronted with colossal environmental challenges, are turning to cultural traditions that under Communism had long been suppressed.
October 23, 2014 /
Martin Palmer, founder of the Alliance of Religions and Conservation (ARC), charts the inter-connectivity between environmentalism and religion in China. Audio of interview with Jon Sawyer.
October 14, 2014 /
The Washington Post
As it stands, tens of thousands in the Philippines are stuck in difficult or dysfunctional marriages, torn between the teachings of their faith and a humiliating legal limbo.