Forced Sterilization of Trans People in Japan

It is very difficult to be transgender in Japan, legally speaking. One must be at least twenty years old, unmarried, and without children under the age of twenty. One must undergo a psychiatric evaluation to receive a diagnosis of “Gender…

People of Faith Are in Danger in China

Having survived China’s biggest crackdown on religion during the Cultural Revolution, religious groups across China were only left with their battered selves and got used to living under the shadow of repression. Over the past two decades, the U.S. State…

Spain Wants You to Stop Making Fun of God

Cursing the name of the almighty Creator, considered a national pastime by many secular citizens worldwide, could land you in jail in several predominantly Christian European countries—including Spain. In September of 2018, Spanish film actor Willy Toledo was detained for…