March 2012 ToM: Religious violence in Nigeria

Some recent coverage of the rise of Boko Haram in northern Nigeria:   Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Lurid Picture of Nigeria’s Muslims in Newsweek (13 Feb 2012) Nigeria names former soldier as suspect in the Christmas Day church bombing (15 Feb 2012) Islamist sect has support in Nigerian government – president Plus: Written statement submitted by the Jubilee Campaign to […]

RIP Dr. Abdelfattah Amor

  An article from IRLA on the passing of Professor Amor, who served from 1993 to 2004 as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief.