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  • U.S. Department of Labor Announces New Policies to Ensure Equal Employment Opportunity and Protect Religious Freedom

    U.S. Department of Labor Announces New Policies to Ensure Equal Employment Opportunity and Protect Religious Freedom




    Washington, DC - - (August 10, 2018) - - The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) today announced two new policy directives focused on ensuring equal employment opportunity and protecting Americans’ religious freedom. The equal employment opportunity directive calls for more comprehensive reviews of contractor compliance with federal anti-discrimination...
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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions Delivers Remarks at the Alliance Defending Freedom's Summit on Religious Liberty

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions Delivers Remarks at the Alliance Defending Freedom's Summit on Religious Liberty


    Alliance Defending Freedom's Summit on Religious Liberty, ML
    ~ Wednesday, August 8, 2018



    Remarks as prepared for delivery Thank you all for being here. On behalf of the President of the United States, Donald Trump, I want to thank all of you for your work for and commitment to religious freedom at such a time as this. As President Trump said to the National Prayer Breakfast last year, “freedom of religion is a sacred right, but it is also…under threat all around us…I’ve never seen it so openly [threatened].” This is a problem around the world. In the Middle East, some religious minorities like the Yazidis and Christians, after centuries of coexistence with religious majorities, are facing the possibility of extinction. In Russia, it is illegal to be a Jehovah’s Witness or to publish their translation of the Bible. In the Philippines, three Catholic priests have been assassinated so far this year. In June, a priest was shot to death at the altar right in front of the congregation. According to Pew Research, 82 countries have “high” or “very high” restrictions on religion. These facts reflect a rise in religious persecution in areas of the world where religious groups have been able to live peacefu
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  • U.S. Department of the Treasury Reaffirms Commitment to Fostering Internet Freedom and Supporting the Iranian People

    U.S. Department of the Treasury Reaffirms Commitment to Fostering Internet Freedom and Supporting the Iranian People




    March 21, 2018



    Washington, DC - - (March 19, 2018) - - The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today highlighted existing guidance to underscore the U.S. Government’s ongoing commitment to ensure that the Iranian
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  • Remarks of FCC Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn - - - as prepared for delivery - - - __Net Neutrality and the Fight for Our Digital Rights__ The Voices for Internet Freedom Coalition

    Remarks of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn (as prepared for delivery)

    “Net Neutrality and the Fight for Our Digital Rights” The Voices for Internet Freedom Coalition





    Washington, DC - - (February 27, 2017) - -


    Thank you Steven, for the wonderful introduction. It is great to be part of today’s conversation on net neutrality, or as I prefer to call it, the “open internet.”

    So
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