Tony Perkins on Religious Liberty in America


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March 30, 2019

Tony Perkins addresses the controversy surrounding prayer at a Muslim rep's swearing-in, noting that America is unique in the liberties it promotes for its religious minorities.


  • Witnessing the growing rise of antisemitism in the US as a non Jew by Lela Gilbert

    Lela Gilbert is FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom. This article appeared in The Jerusalem Post on May 23, 2020. During the wonderful decade I lived in Jerusalem I received an education that no university could have possibly provided. To this day, I'm ... (more)
  • Religious liberty during COVID-19: Get a haircut, but stay away from church by Tony Perkins

    Tony Perkins is President of Family Research Council. This article appeared in the Washington Times on May 21, 2020. How is a church different than a marijuana dispensary? In Oregon, one can open (the hallucinogenic drug store) and one (the church) can't. Oregon Gov. ... (more)
  • India Is A U.S. Ally While Persecuting Christians by Lela Gilbert

    Lela Gilbert is FRC's Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom. This article appeared in Religion Unplugged on May 20, 2020. India is one of the world's most enticing tourist destinations, offering photogenic locales and an enticing and vibrant culture. Today, ... (more)
  • Here's How the Abortion Industry Should Be Remembered for Handling the Pandemic by Katherine Johnson

    Katherine Beck Johnson is FRC's Research Fellow for Legal and Policy Studies. This article appeared on on May 13, 2020. The ACLU is suing to block Arkansas's order requiring any person seeking an elective surgery to test negative for COVID-19 test within 48 ... (more)

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Press Releases

  • Family Research Council and 21 State-Level Family Policy Councils Release Resource Outlining Biblical Principles for Political Engagement

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Family Research Council and 21 partnering state family policy councils released a publication today titled "Biblical Principles for Political Engagement: Worldview, Issues, and Voting." It aims ... (more)
  • Family Research Council Grateful for President Trump Deeming Houses of Worship 'Essential'

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement praising President Trump's announcement that he is identifying houses of worship as "essential places that provide ... (more)
  • FRC Releases New Publication Showing Extent of Radical Sex Education in Schools

    School Districts Devoting as much as 70 hours of Classroom Time to Sexualizing Children WASHINGTON, D.C. --Family Research Council released a new publication today titled "Sex Education in Public Schools: ... (more)