The Common Good

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Penny Per Pound Is Gaining Ground: Join the Call for Tomato Worker Justice

Romeo Ramirez knows a thing or two about abuse. Ramirez became a spokesperson for the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) in the mid '90s after witnessing a fellow worker being beaten for taking a water break.
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Justice Revival is Coming

Earlier this month, I was in Dallas for the official launch of Sojourners' next Justice Revival.
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Dear President Obama (An Open Letter on Afghanistan)

I am a loyal supporter of your presidency. I worked hard in the campaign and have never been as proud of my country as I was when we elected you.
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God Does not Heed my Snotty Opinions About Evangelicals

How hard it is for the rich to enter the kingdom of God
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Without Health-Care Reform, the Customer Is Always Wrong

From my up-close-and-personal perspective as a cancer survivor, I couldn't agree more with LaVonne Neff's main point: it is the system, rather than insurance corporations, that is to blame for 18,000 unnecessary deaths a year
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Have You Thought About Nuclear Weapons Today?

The day one is detonated, it will be the only thing anyone will think about ... which is why we need to apply the biblical vision of "turning swords into plowshares" to nuclear weapons.
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One Day's Wages

We are excited to announce the launch of One Day's Wages -- an international grassroots movement dedicated to ending extreme global poverty. We are certainly not the first and thankfully, not the last.
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