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Dr. Haynes receives 2017 Mahatma Gandhi Award for Promoting Pluralism

The award honors individuals and institutions that have demonstrated a commitment to fostering religious freedom and pluralism.
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Video: First Amendment Courses

Sabrina E. Dent, director of admissions and recruitment, speaks with seminarians about our First Amendment courses offered through the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University.
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Travel Scholarships for Religious Freedom Courses

The Center for Islam and Religious Freedom is offering Travel Scholarships for students to attend the “Washington DC Immersion” as part of the Religious Freedom Center’s semester-long courses that blend online learning with a three-day conference at the Newseum.
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What does President Trump’s Executive Order accomplish for Religious Liberty?

NPR’s Kelly McEvers talks to Dr. Charles C. Haynes, founding director of the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute, about the president’s executive order on religious liberty.
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“One of the best kept secrets in Washington”

The President of Wesley Theological Seminary considers the Religious Freedom Center to be “one of the best kept secrets in Washington.”
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D.C. Premiere of Niebuhr Documentary

The Washington, D.C. premiere of the new documentary, “An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story” will be showing on March 31, 2017 at 7 p.m. at the Newseum.
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Newseum Institute Introduces New “Inside the First Amendment” Columnist

Lata Nott, executive director of the First Amendment Center, will replace longtime contributor Charles Haynes.
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Dr. Charles C. Haynes, founding director of the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute, gives farewell to 2016, arguably the worst year for religious freedom in living memory.
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ISPU Will Announce Results of American Muslim Poll at Newseum

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The announcement will be followed by a panel discussion on the American Muslim community.
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Newseum Institute to Offer Graduate-Level Courses on Religious Freedom

Today, the Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute and Claremont Lincoln University have announced a partnership offering courses designed to equip civic and religious leaders to navigate the intersection of religion and public life.
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