Interfaith Links: News Sources

Internet news sources below provide a wealth of current and archived articles.* Click on the publication title (such as "Huffington Post — Religion") to go to the site.

Huffington Post — Religion Articles on religion in general, national and international, and links to specific disciplines such as Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and more.

New York Times -- Religion News about religion and belief, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. : Life & Society topics Articles on religion in general, national and international, and links to specific disciplines such as Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, Judaism, and more. "Main areas of coverage include major world religions, new religions, and spiritual development."

Tablet Mag - Life & Religion "Tablet is a daily online magazine of Jewish news, ideas, and culture."

CNN Religion and Beliefs Blog "The CNN Belief Blog covers the faith angles of the day's biggest stories, from breaking news to politics to entertainment, fostering a global conversation about the role of religion and belief in readers' lives."

Religion News Blog "RNB has a particular focus on issues dealing with groups and movements often referred to as 'cults,' 'sects,' or 'abusive churches.' We also cover related issues - including religious persecution and human rights."

Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life
"The Pew Forum conducts surveys, demographic analyses and other social science research on important aspects of religion and public life in the U.S. and around the world. It also provides a neutral venue for discussions of timely issues through roundtables and briefings."

Life Site News " Daily News reports are widely circulated reports on important developments in the United States, Canada and around the world. Their purpose is to provide balance and more accurate coverage on culture, life and family matters than is usually given by other media."

AJC Global Jewish Advocacy "AJC has worked since 1906 to safeguard and strengthen Jews and Jewish life worldwide by promoting democratic and pluralistic societies that respect the dignity of all peoples."

Honest Reporting "HonestReporting monitors the news for bias, inaccuracy, or other breach of journalistic standards in coverage of the Arab-Israeli conflict. It also facilitates accurate reporting for foreign journalists covering the region. HonestReporting is not aligned with any government or political party or movement."

Religion Dispatches Magazine "Religion Dispatches is a daily online magazine that publishes a mix of expert opinion, in-depth reporting, and provocative updates from the intersection of religion, politics and culture."

Cross Currents Magazine "CrossCurrents is a global network for people of faith and intelligence who are committed to connecting the wisdom of the heart and the life of the mind. ... we bring people together across lines of difference."

Commonweal Magazine "Commonweal publishes editorials, columns, essays, poetry, reviews of books, movies, plays, the media, ... From its founding in 1924(!), the journal has held that America has much to learn from Catholicism, and vice versa."

Interfaith Alliance — News "The Interfaith Alliance celebrates religious freedom by championing individual rights, promoting policies that protect both religion and democracy, and uniting diverse voices to challenge extremism. Founded in 1994, the Interfaith Alliance has 185,000 members across the country from 75 faith traditions as well as those without a faith tradition."

WorldWide Religious News
WorldWide Religious News is a non-profit service to provide the international academic and legal community (as well as various government agencies) with up to date religious news from around the world. WWRN was initiated with the goal of promoting religious freedom and tolerance.

*The lists provided on this site are not comprehensive but merely provided as a service for academic exploration. The views presented in any of the sources listed at this site do not necessarily represent those of the SCSU Religious Studies Program or of SCSU at large. Suggestions for other sites are appreciated. Please provide suggested URLs (and broken links) to