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M2EP Images: How to Be a Light on the Hill

As the videos in recent posts have
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M2EP Video: Mo

The four days of Sojourners' Mobilization to End Poverty has come to an end.
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Swine Flu, Hog Farms, and Piggish Politics

There is a lot more to the swine flu outbreak than a virus and a vaccine: There is, surprise surprise, a political-economic context.
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M2EP Video: Voices from Capitol Hill

Day two of the Mobilization to End Poverty included a trip to Capitol Hill to lobby senators and representatives on issues related to poverty and social justice.
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The First 100 Days

Wednesday marked the 100th day of President Obama's administration and the final day of Sojourners'
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Audio: Earmarked for Kingdom Justice

In this clip, Pastor Efrem preaches from the book of Proverbs, specifically chapters 10-18, in which there is a contrast made between the righteous person and the wicked person.
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Holding Government Accountable on Poverty -- in Africa

The South African elections have eclipsed all news in our region. These went fairly smoothly with isolated incidents.
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M2EP Live: Why We're Here, part II

Live from the halls of the Mobilization, here are a few more quotes about faith and justice work from some of the fantastic people who are here!
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M2EP Live: Assembling AIDS kits

Okay, I'm going to try to NOT make this a commercial for World Vision, but their international work against the spread of AIDS just ROCKS!
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M2EP Live: Final Day of the Conference (and There's Free Coffee!!)

Vincent Harding gave a powerful reflection this morning on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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