The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


No freedom, no games

China is itching to host the 2008 Olympics. But the federal Commission on International Religious Freedom said the United States should resist this bid for the games unless China ends its religious oppression.

The group's second annual report reviewed problems in North Korea, India, Iran, Indonesia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Russia. But it cited "egregious" violations of religious freedom in Vietnam, Sudan and China.

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