Tony Perkins, Arielle Del Turco, Lela Gilbert, Travis Weber

Tony Perkins, Arielle Del Turco, Lela Gilbert, Travis Weber

Tony Perkins
Arielle Del Turco
Lela Gilbert
Travis Weber

April 28, 2020

Today’s show features:

  • Tony Perkins, Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and host of Washington Watch, on the release of USCIRF’s 2020 Annual Report with recommendations for U.S. policy.
  • Arielle Del Turco, FRC's Assistant Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, on USCIRF’s conclusions and recommendations on IndiaChina, and North Korea.
  • Lela Gilbert, FRC’s Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom, on USCIRF’s conclusions and recommendations on Nigeria and Iran.
  • Travis Weber, FRC’s Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, on an overview of the USCIRF 2020 Annual Report and needed action steps.

Episode Resources: 

  • Check out FRC’s new resource: “Guidelines for Reopening Your Church”
  • Check out FRC’s new resource: “What Pastors Should Know About The White House Plan to Open Up America Again”
  • Check out FRC’s publication: “Restrictions on Religious Freedom During the Coronavirus Crisis.”
  • Take a look at FRC’s COVID-19 resource bank for churches.
  • Explore FRC's Biblical Worldview Series featuring publications on life, religious liberty, and political engagement.
  • Get the all-new rebuilt STAND FIRM app! On your mobile browser, visit

Family Research Council · Tony Perkins shares highlights from USCIRF's 2020 report on international religious freedom

Family Research Council · Arielle Del Turco talks in-depth about the status of religious freedom in N. Korea, India, and China

Family Research Council · Lela Gilbert warns about the rising tide of violence and religious persecution in Nigeria & Iran

Family Research Council · Travis Weber dissects the broad trends for internat'l religious freedom & why Americans should care