What is Religious Freedom, and is it Important?

Most South Africans take religious freedom for granted. After all, our Constitution specifically guarantees religious freedom, and we love to state that 80% of our population claim to be Christian!

The reality is that there is a consistent, well-organised, and well-funded global strategy to erode (and even eradicate) religious freedom rights that were formerly considered to be sacrosanct. Secular ideologies, often diametrically opposed to Judeo-Christian conservative values, have brought this battle to our doorstep. Increasingly, government policy, laws, and court judgements favour secular, liberal views over conservative, religious views – which are increasingly seen as “fundamentalist” or “politically incorrect”…

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