The Numbers of Religious Freedom


Dr. Brian Grim is an expert on global religion and religious freedom, who presents his research to high-level governmental and nongovernmental groups throughout the world. In this speech, he presents his findings to the public. Sectarian violence occurs in 1 in 7 countries worldwide. In more than a third of countries worldwide, religion related terrorism is active. The statistics are concerning. And today, there is rising tide of government restrictions on religion, which is associated with an increase in social hostility and even sectarian violence.