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'Shooting and Crying': Israeli Soldiers Tell Their Gaza War Stories
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p>In <a href="http://www.sojo.net/index.cfm?action=sojomail.display&amp;issue=090320">last week's SojoMail</a>, the quote of the week was from an Israeli squad leader desc ...

Stop Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Racial Profiling
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:17am | Type: Blog

<blockquote><p>It was very humiliating to be handcuffed in front of my family's business, in front of customers and neighbors. It was very humiliating to be han ...

Books on Grace, Power, and Faith
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:17am | Type: Blog

Getting time to read is always a challenge, but here are the top 10 books I read this year:</p> Getting time to read is always a challenge, but here are the top 10 books I r ...

Torture and the Currency of Human Rights
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:17am | Type: Blog

<blockquote><p>In this land that has inherited through our forebears the noblest understandings of the rule of law, our government has deliberately chosen the way of barbarism ...</p> ...

A Poem in Honor of National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:17am | Type: Blog

Sunday, January 11 was National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. I wrote this poem, <em>And to the Little Ones,</em> in honor of the day. Sunday, January 11 was Natio ...

Acts of Strength
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 9:43am | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Wagner-Carollo Incarcerated women use theater to share their stories - and shape their lives. I need you, ...

Nun's Killers Convicted
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Steve Thorngate A Brazilian court found Rayfran das Neves Sales and Clodoaldo Carlos Batista guilty of the 2005 murder of 73-year-old Catholic sister Dorothy Stang, SND. The men r ...

Arresting Developments
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Ed Spivey Jr. Apparently, 'a-wassailing' means 'meeting with my lawyers.' Setting a high ...

In U.K. City, Cops Call Churches
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler In most American "community watch" groups, residents report suspicious activity to the authorities. ...