» 05/06/2010, 00.00
Orthodox: Europe allows freedom to criticise religions, but censors their voice in society
In response to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland, who termed religious beliefs as "myths”. For the Moscow Patriarchate, Europe which boasts "freedom of expression," restricts the right of believers to express their ideas in society, in particular on bioethics and homosexual marriages.
14/02/2009 ISLAM - EUROPE
Fr. Samir: Gagging Fitna and Wilders does not promote dialogue among civilizations
The British government has blocked the Dutch member of parliament from entering the country, because of his controversial opinions about Islam. For some, human rights are being set aside in the West in order to avoid displeasing Muslims; for others, silence is better than provocation. But the problem of the connection between Islam and violence remains a question that no one wants to address. A commentary by the Islamologist Fr. Samir Khalil Samir.
28/10/2004 DOSSIER EUROPE CHINA
Chinese trade unionist tells Europe that China is not just a market
Interview with Han Dongfang, founder of China's first independent trade union.
23/06/2017 10:21:00 ASIA-EUROPE
Asia-Europe: human rights crisis (and freedom of trade)
The rare stand taken by the German ambassador Michael Clauss for the release of Msgr. Peter Shao Zhumin and Freedom of Commerce on the New Silk Road, under the shadow of the Chinese monopoly. The silence surrounding the fragmentation of the international legal system. Instead of democracies, there are autocratic regimes, violent nationalisms, oriental satrapies. And Trump sells arms to Saudi Arabia.
06/09/2006 EUROPE - CHINA
Seventh European Catholic conference about China
The meeting opens today in Triuggio. It aims to update ways of reading the complex reality experienced by the Chinese church today and its likely evolution.
06/10/2004 TURKEY - EUROPE
What changes in store for Turkey and the EU
Brussels responds today to Turkey's bid to join the 25-member European Union. European views diverge and activists warn that human rights situation is not all rosy.
AsiaNews IS ALSO A MONTHLY!
AsiaNews monthly magazine (in Italian) is free.
2003 © All rights reserved - AsiaNews C.F. e P.Iva: 00889190153 - GLACOM®