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Friday Links Round-Up

Here's a little round-up of links from the web you may have missed this week:

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  • Environmental group Food & Water Watch brought critical attention to BP's second-largest oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantis.

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Finally, we'd like to wish a fond farewell to our web editor Ryan Rodrick Beiler. For 11 years he has faithfully served the Sojourners community with grace and excellence. He and his wife will be transitioning into a three-year post as program administrators with the Mennonite Central Committee in East Jerusalem. We pray for traveling mercies and overwhelming blessings upon them both.

Jeannie ChoiJeannie Choi is (the new!) web editor at Sojourners.

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