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Recommended Reading from the Twittersphere

If you all didn't know already, Sojourners has a twitter account! It's been a lot of fun communicating with all of you "followers" on twitter.
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Watchmen: A Clone without a Soul

Imagine a world in which a human being developed godlike powers and put them to military use. War might soon be a thing of the past. Imagine this world also tolerating people who dress up in costumes to avenge crime before -- as worlds often do -- turning its back on these vigilantes in search of another scapegoat on whom to project its hunger for violence.
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I Hope Rush Limbaugh Fails

Go ahead, guess who wrote the following paragraph. And I'll give you a hint: It's not Al Franken, Keith Olberman, Rachel Maddow, or even Michael Moore.
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U2's Sacred Pilgrimage: 'I Found Grace, It's All That I Found'

Without a line on the horizon, we may feel like there is no limit to how far we can go. But it also makes the seas difficult to navigate.
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Audio: Interview with Diana Butler Bass

Here's a recent conversation I had with Diana Butler Bass, author of the new book
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Tools for a God-Focused Lent

During the Lenten season, I decided to see how I could put into practice this gentl
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There's Just Something About Madea

The first three screenings of Tyler Perry's new film, Madea Goes to Jail, that I tried to go to last week were sold out. When I finally did get a ticket, I had one of the last single seats in the suburban theater where the 103-minute "dramedy" was playing on two screens simultaneously.
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Vote in the M2EP FilmMaker Challenge

In preparation for the upcoming Mobilization to End Poverty on April 26th - 29th, Sojourners and World Vision have launched their first ever
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