Christians continue to be the most persecuted religious people in the world this Christmas, but they don‚Äôt figure to get much help from Western governments in Washington, London or Brussels.
Despite President Obama‚Äôs recent comment that it would be un-American to apply a ‚Äúreligious test‚ÄĚ for refugees seeking a safe haven in the United States, it appears his administration has already applied such a test, at least for Syrian refugees.
Christians make up 10 percent of the Syrian population, and about 350,000 of them have been run out of their homes. Their property has been stolen by Muslims affiliated with ISIS, al-Nusra Front and other Islamic factions. Their men have been beheaded or summarily shot, their women raped and forced into submission.
Yet, during all of 2015, the U.S. has managed to take in a paltry 31 Christians, or 1.4 percent of the total Syrian contingent that has been resettled ...