The Common Good

Ryan Beiler: ONE Vote Video Spot Support Spans Spectrum

I'm impressed. A week after Sojourners/Call to Renewal got an impressive spectrum of religious leaders to unite as Evangelicals for Darfur (it's not often that Jim Wallis and the Christian Coalition find common cause), the ONE Campaign has links to its new "ONE Vote" TV spot on both RNC and DNC Web sites, which will also be broadcast on MTV and Fox networks. It is truly refreshing to see all sides of the political spectrum support causes such as ending genocide, global AIDS, and poverty. But of course, the real proof comes after election day, when the parties have a chance to prove just how dedicated they are to these causes.

Ryan Beiler is the Web Editor for Sojourners/Call to Renewal.

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