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Maybe someday, if a person doesn’t want to serve me, she’ll just have to say, “I’m sorry, but giving beer to a guy in a wheelchair is against my religion.” more

Aug 17, 2017 3:10 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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© Carolyn Gantner

Monseñor Romero ~ ¡Presente! Óscar Romero on his centenary, soon to be named the first Central American-born Saint. more

Aug 15, 2017 3:19 PM Dispatches

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Adventure Jay

The Order on "Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty," signed in the Rose Garden on National Prayer Day, effectively opens the door for employers to impose their religious beliefs on their employees. Where's the freedom in that? more

May 4, 2017 2:55 PM Dispatches

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Courtesy of Shane Claiborne

A native of Tennessee, Claiborne calls on Christians, especially Evangelicals, to turn toward a practice of nonviolence, social justice, and solidarity with the poor. Alabama, pay attention. more

Apr 19, 2017 3:22 PM Dispatches

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Noah Phillips

A growing list of over seventy volunteers are helping train New Yorkers to stand together and “get some courage.” more

Mar 30, 2017 11:08 AM Dispatches

Trump commits the seven deadly sins with ostentation, so why did the majority of Christians in the U.S., including the vast majority of white evangelical Christians, vote for Trump? more

Mar 25, 2017 3:46 PM Magazine

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Trump’s victory exposed our deep divisions. As some Americans believed we were progressing toward a more inclusive, post-racial society, a countercurrent of hate was swelling. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:29 PM Magazine

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Mona Shaikh

Her work has been banned in her home country Pakistan, which she’s described as “a land of virgins,” and she’s even received death threats. more

Mar 23, 2017 9:12 AM Dispatches

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Gage Skidmore

Looking back at the material Miller was posting in 2007 and 2008 is a gut punch. more

Feb 2, 2017 10:04 AM Dispatches

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Kalman Zabarsky Boston University Photography

Our current military effort is a failed one—and it's time for an entirely new approach, says Andrew Bacevich. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:58 AM Magazine

In today’s world, common ground is in the weirdest places. more

Jan 5, 2017 3:36 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

"I figure it’s probably, maybe, the only way I’m going to get to heaven." more

Aug 15, 2016 2:48 PM Dispatches

Franklin Graham arrived in Madison to a large crowd of supporters and a strong showing by protesters as well. more

Jun 16, 2016 2:51 PM Dispatches 5 Comments

"You are now free to be removed from the cabin." more

Apr 21, 2016 1:23 PM Dispatches

Through Cassius Clay’s transformation first to Cassius X and then to Muhammad Ali, he radicalized the black freedom struggle and became the most famous draft resister and anti-war activist in the world. more

Mar 16, 2016 3:12 PM Magazine

I’m all for Santa and, more importantly, Jesus, but it seems that the same people defending Christmas from some phony war are the ones who would bar Jesus, Mary and Joseph from coming into the United States. more

Dec 25, 2015 6:55 PM Dispatches

The terrible attacks in Paris have been met with widespread condemnation and horror, but they’ve also been met with overreaction and panic. more

Nov 19, 2015 5:00 PM Dispatches

Will the threat of Islamic fundamentalism strengthen our belief in multicultural, multiethnic societies or will it strengthen existing xenophobic forces? more

Nov 17, 2015 4:15 PM Dispatches

Three years ago on Aug. 5, a white supremacist murdered six Sikh-Americans at their Gurdwara or place of worship in Oak Creek, Wis. We need to alter our policies—and our political discourse—to make sure that such a tragedy never occurs agai... more

Aug 5, 2015 4:18 PM Op-Eds 1 Comments

Photo by Matt DiGirolamo Never mind the fact that Mohammod Abdulazeez, the Chattanooga shooter, was gravely mentally troubled and abused alcohol and drugs. Also never mind that, by some estimates, rightwing extremists have killed five times as... more

Jul 25, 2015 3:50 PM Op-Eds 4 Comments

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