9/11 became a catalyst for interfaith relations and cooperation

Though anti-Muslim sentiments grew in the wake of 9/11 — and continue — that concerned phone call from a friend across faith lines exemplifies another legacy of that historic day: the evolution and advancement of interfaith cooperation in the United States.

Questlove's 'Summer of Soul' documentary captures emotions of 1969 Harlem music fest

In the wake of the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., organizers envisioned the festival as a way to honor King.

Russia, China, Myanmar recommended for State Department list of religious freedom violators

A religious freedom watchdog is urging the State Department to name four additional countries to its list of the worst religious liberty offenders.

Henry Louis Gates' new book and accompanying PBS series distill centuries of Black church history

The history of Black Christianity in America came to television screens this month in a documentary series based on a new book, The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song, by Henry Louis "Skip" Gates Jr., a Harvard University historian. An interview with Stacey Holman, who produced and directed the series.