Child sexual abuse inquiry to be held into religious organisations

Investigation will include Christian, Islamic, Jewish and Buddhist organisations The Guardian Harriet Sherwood Religion correspondent @harrietsherwood Child sexual abuse in a wide range of religious organisations and settings, including Jehovah’s Witnesses and Buddhists, is to be scrutinised in an official inquiry. The investigation by the independent inquiry into child sexual abuse...

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Are Jehovah’s Witnesses Extremists?

ForbesEwelina U. Ochab Contributor Are Jehovah’s Witnesses extremists? Russian courts certainly think so. On April 1, 2019, Sergey Skrynnikov, a practicing Jehovah’s Witness in Russia, became the second member of the religious group to be convicted under Article 282.2 of the Russian Criminal Code. Skrynnikov had allegedly done nothing more than...

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