The difficulty in reconciling religious freedom with a non-secular state
The adaptation of major religions to changes in technologyRelevant case studies may include:
Secularism in the Middle East
The role of religious lobby groups in the U.S. Electoral Process
The religious roots of the Indo-Pakistan partition and the Kashmir conflict
The (ir)relevance of the Vatican and the Catholic Church in global affairs
The emergence of “new global religions” such as Scientology
Public opinion on Islam and the memory of 9/11
The shifting demographics of global atheismOf course, submissions need not be limited to the above suggestions. Unique andhigh-quality pieces exploring any facet of the theme are encouraged. Submissionsmay involve in-depth factual case studies, conceptual discussion, or a combinationof these two approaches. Importantly however, submissions will combine both anacademic prowess with a creative and persuasive journalistic prose if they are tosucceed.
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Feature articles (800 words
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