As a new dictator and rising Islamism threaten Maldivian democrats, we Conservatives must make our professed friendship count.
Posts by Benedict Rogers
Benedict Rogers is a journalist and human rights advocate, who works in London for Christian Solidarity Worldwide.Follow @
The question for you in this Open Letter is whether you will continue, develop and deepen that Conservative pledge to put human rights at the heart of foreign policy.
Smears, Islamist extremism, echoes of Suharto and even fears of military intervention stalk the presidential race.
“Here I stand; I can do no other. God help me.”
Far better to ensure that there’s room for Christians, and Christian values, in mainstream political parties.
Benedict Rogers: This Christmas, the freedom not to believe is as important as the freedom to do so.
I want a world in which we speak up not only for our own communities in other parts of the world, but for freedom of conscience for all.
If you enjoy history, this is a book for you, for every chapter is laced with riveting historical facts and anecdotes.