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TOLERATION. In some. countries, where religion is established by law, certain sects who do not agree with the established religion are nevertheless permitted to exist, and this permission is called toleration. Those are permitted and allowed to remain rather as a matter of favor than a matter of right.
     2. In the United States, there is no such a thing as toleration, all men have an equal right to worship God according to the dictates of their own consciences. See Christianity; Conscience; Religious test.

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"We are fully aware that the contribution of women to spreading the culture of tolerance and coexistence has significant implications for society and the UAE's progress and development.
He also pointed out that the Year of Tolerance is an opportunity to celebrate human diversity and tolerance, noting that the UAE aims to promote the culture of tolerance, through organising a range of activities in the sectors of employment, education, the community and politics.
The third factor will see the UAE enacting multiple cultural programmes and contributions to build tolerant communities while the fourth pillar will focus on legislative and policy-oriented objectives that contribute to mandating cultural and religious tolerance.
Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), said: "Tolerance has become an integral part of the UAE society which has been attributed to the efforts of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and continued on by HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai through national initiatives that have been adopted to build up our nation's vision for tolerance.
During the declaration of 2019 Year of Tolerance, Sheikh Khalifa stated, 'Instilling values of tolerance carries on Sheikh Zayed's legacy.
Speaking to Gulf Business ahead of the launch, Reverend Thompson explained that as well as the huge social benefits of tolerance between different cultures and religions, there is also plenty to gain for the business world.
He also described tolerance as a fundamental value within the university's mission to society, stressing that the university community in all its aspects believes in the ancient values of acceptance of others and mutual respect.
aACoeWe believe that tolerance and acceptance is part of India.
The second pillar seeks to solidify the UAE as the global capital for tolerance, via a series of initiatives and projects specialised intolerance and dialogue between various cultures and civilisations.
The Chief Minister said that educational institutions, universities and religious seminaries could play an important role in promoting trends of tolerance and patience.
Bilawal said that it is a dynamic platform of politics, which embraced all sections of life inclusive of religious, ethnic, different communal and cultural entities alike and hence it provides the vast canvass to all with peace, love, respect and tolerance. PPP WILL CONTINUE STRUGGLE TO ELIMINATE EXTREMISM: ZARDARI Former president and PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari said that party will continue its struggle to eliminate extremism.
Under the theme "Prospering From Pluralism: Embracing Diversity through Innovation and Collaboration", the UAE is set to host a two-day mega conference -- World Tolerance Summit from November 15 to 16, 2018, to coincide with the International Day of Tolerance on November 16.