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Honor Roll: The Institute for Civility in Government

[Editor's Note: Welcome to Sojourner's Truth and and Civility Election Watch Honor Roll. This post is part of a series of submissions from our constituents that highlight organizations and individuals engaging in positive, honest discourse.]
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Holding Evangelism and Social Action in Tandem

The Third Lausanne Congress on World Evangelization in Cape Town, South Africa has been very clear: There is no dichotomy betwee
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Justice for All Means Justice for Gays and Lesbians

I wonder how we find room for hatred.
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5 Books on Making Nonviolence Work in a Scary World

In the November issue of Sojourners, Rose Marie Berger reviews seve
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Friday Links Round Up: The Simpsons. Ethnic Studies. Walter Brueggemann.

The Simpsons. Ethnic Studies. Walter Brueggemann. Here's a little round up of links from around the web you may have missed this week:
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Abuses of Faith in this Election Season

You have to wonder -- when political ads focus on a college prank pulled by your opponent -- what else could that money have gone to?
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As Passionate as the Parisians

They are rioting in Paris to prevent the government from resolving its debt crisis on the backs of the middle class.
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Christians and Bullying: Standing with Gays and Lesbians

My mother used to give us kids two instructions:
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Thinking About the Kingdom

Not getting much sleep these days. Wondering if I'll ever get to sleep through the night again. I've heard that having small children changes your life. Consider that confirmed.
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One More Cent Means More Dignity for Farmworkers

On October 13, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and Pacific Tomato Growers (CIW) -- one of the country's oldest and largest tomato producers -- announced a
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