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Turkey is continuing its gambit to extort the United States, holding innocent American Pastor Andrew Brunson hostage. The Turkish court once again denied another appeal for Pastor Andrew’s release from house arrest and the removal of the travel ban against him. In short, they are refusing to let this innocent American come home. President Trump has made it clear that he is not resting on Pastor Andrew’s case, and the U.S. will not cave to Turkey and their outlandish demands. The President had... read more

Just over three years ago, the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a series of videos that shocked the conscience of the American public, showing senior abortion providers openly discussing illegal practices such as profiting from the sale of the body parts of aborted babies and altering abortion methods to procure fetal specimens. Following in the tradition of other investigative journalists, CMP conducted a two-year undercover investigation of fetal tissue procurement companies and... read more

In addition to the unprovoked terrorist attacks, unjustified legal attacks against the State of Israel and its armed forces continue to mount. This week we took action at the International Criminal Court (ICC) to repel some of those attacks. As part of such attacks, last year four Arab Palestinian organizations filed a confidential dossier with the ICC accusing Israel of committing the crime of apartheid against Arab Palestinians. While the specific allegations set forth in the dossier are... read more

Christians in China face intense persecution and harassment from their own government. Many house churches are shutting their doors for fear of harsh punishment. We’ve taken direct action to defend China’s persecuted Christians. The ACLJ – through our European affiliate the European Centre for Law and Justice (ECLJ) – has just delivered a critical submission at the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva, demanding international pressure on China to stop its crackdown on religious freedom. As our... read more

Christians in Nigeria are living in danger every minute because of their faith. The constant threat of abduction, torture, and murder by radical Muslim terrorist groups hangs over them daily. The ACLJ has just taken action, demanding the worlds’ leaders intervene to end this nightmare for Nigeria’s Christians. We’ve just delivered a critical written submission to the U.N. Human Rights Council, recounting the dire situation for Nigeria’s Christians and reminding them of their obligation to act. read more

Pakistani Christians often face violent persecution, torture, police abuse, and even murder because of their faith. We refuse to accept this and have taken action to defend these Christians. We just filed a critical legal submission through our European affiliate, the European Centre for Law and Justice (ECLJ), at the U.N. Human Rights Council (HRC). We are urging the worlds’ leaders to demand Pakistan stop turning a blind eye and act on its obligations to protect its endangered Christians. read more

Sekulow: "Iranian Economy on the Brink" Ep. 484

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Iran's economy is on the brink. The people of Iran are crying out for freedom. / / / As the President’s promised sanctions against Iran go into effect, angry Iranian mobs are flooding the streets with their fists in the air, but their chants are not “death to America.” They are calling out their...

The situation for Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani has taken a dire turn. After a brutal home raid where he was attacked and arrested, Pastor Youcef has been imprisoned again, far away from his family. We recently told you how Iranian authorities in plain clothes violently beat Pastor Youcef in his home while his horrified family watched. It was reported the agents even tasered his teenage son with an electric baton. Now sources are reporting Pastor Youcef has been sentenced to ten years in Iran’s... read more

Big Abortion is launching a massive propaganda campaign to activate its supporters and attack life. Planned Parenthood has rolled out an online initiative it calls “Unstoppable” – featuring pro-abortion artists and celebrities, and urging its supporters to sign an abortion “manifesto.” The intent is to use music and flashy graphics to convince young voters that protecting free taxpayer funded abortion is somehow equated with civil rights. The website includes a highly-produced video using a pop... read more

On Friday, July 20 th , a rising junior at Stanford University with a documented history of making anti-Israel and anti-Semitic statements on social media posted an expletive-laced tirade on Facebook directly threatening physical violence against fellow students and community members at Stanford who might dare to disagree with his views: Incredibly enough, this student was set to be a Resident Advisor (RA) at one of the Stanford dormitories. An RA is responsible for the wellbeing of other... read more