Major Hate Speech Ruling in Canada Affirms Biblical Principle
Melissa Steffan, Christianity Today

Canadian evangelicals find reason to cheer Supreme Court’s unanimous ruling against Christian who distributed anti-gay pamphlets.

North Korea’s ‘hatred of Christians’ puts 70,000 believers in prison
Erin Roach, Baptist Press

Persecution of Christians in North Korea shows no sign of abating under the country’s new leader, Kim Jong-Un, according to a report by the worldwide ministry Open Doors.

Ethiopia elects new leader for influential Orthodox church
Associated Press

Ethiopia’s orthodox church has elected a new leader of the influential body in the predominantly Christian nation.

The Mysteries of Fargo
Ross Douthat, New York Times

On fracking, teen pregnancy, and the limits of the Planned Parenthood paradigm.