Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

South Africa Bars American Pastor Over Alleged Hate Speech

An American pastor who has made anti-gay comments has been barred from entering South Africa, the government said Tuesday. Steven Anderson and members of the Faithful Word Baptist Church of Tempe, Arizona will not be allowed to travel to South Africa because they allegedly promote hate speech and "social violence," said Malusi Gigaba, the home affairs minister. South Africa is still struggling to curb discrimination despite laws that are among the most "progressive"...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter