RNF appoints Tom Gallagher as Chief Executive Officer, RNS Publisher

The Religion News Foundation (RNF) and its subsidiary, Religion News Service (RNS), are pleased to announce that journalist, lawyer and business executive Tom Gallagher has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the foundation and Chief Executive Officer and Publisher of the news service effective immediately.

2016 RNA Contests

The Religion News Association’s annual contests showcase religion journalism excellence in the news media, with more than $10,000 in prizes. Information on award guidelines, eligibility and entry fees is available here.

Countering violent extremism and hate speech online

Yes, violent extremists can use social media to spread lies and recruit disenfranchised communities, but peace advocates can also use social media to counter these messages of hatred and intolerance without stifling freedom of expression.