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Blood Bananas
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Blog

<p>One more reason to take up <a href="http://www.sojo.net/index.cfm?action=magazine.article&amp;issue=soj0605&amp;article=060524">dumpster diving</a>: I've been findin ...

Not Some Big American Crusade
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:29pm | Type: Blog

<em>Part six in a series of posts by <strong>Bob Massey</strong>, a Los Angeles screenwriter who is currently traveling to India with a team from <a href="http://www.ecclesiahollywood ...

What Little Girls Should Get to Do
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:29pm | Type: Blog

<em>Part four in a series of posts by <strong>Bob Massey</strong>, a Los Angeles screenwriter who is currently traveling to India with a team from <a href="http://www.ecclesiahollywoo ...

Bombay Boys, Before and After
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:29pm | Type: Blog

<em>Part three in a series of posts by <strong>Bob Massey</strong>, a Los Angeles screenwriter who is currently traveling to India with a team from <a href="http://www.ecclesiahollywo ...

Evil Is Innovative
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Blog

<p><P><a href="http://www.justice4india.blogspot.com"></a>Sunday we had the big sendoff <a href="http://blog.beliefnet.com/godspolitics/2007/10/seeking-justice-from-ho ...

Seeking Justice from Hollywood to Bollywood
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://www.justice4india.blogspot.com"></a>So what happens when a bunch of overprivileged Hollywood folks (actors, screenwriters, a grad student, a cameraman, an IT nerd ...

News Bites
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez Resucitó. Resucitó. Hum ...

There Are None So Blind...
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Palmberg Three factors that are invisible to market fundamentalists. Three factors that are invisi ...

News Bites
Originally Posted: 03/15/2011 - 2:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez Catholic Vote? Catho ...

Dying for a Diamond
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rory E. Anderson 'Blood diamonds' still fuel conflict. A dark facet of diamonds has been illuminated ...

News Bites
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez • Law’s Long Arm. • Law’s ...

Girl, Interrupted
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 1:13pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter The tragic cost of child marriage. The young schoolgirl is in the front row of the dusty auditor ...

Operation Peaceforce
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Amid increased violence in Sri Lanka, Nonviolent Peaceforce members are providing unarmed accompaniment to those deliver ...

Katja's Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Batstone Human trafficking thrives in the new global economy. Economists point to the fluidity of capita ...

Accepting Incivility
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Michael Melendez The April 2006 issue was well-written, especially the articles on abortion and immigration. Janet Parker’s article, “C ...

A U.S. Gulag
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger The Guantanamo prison is beyond the pale. Fifty-five percent of the prisoners at Camp Delta ...

Mining Truths
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Dee Dee Risher When the Sago mine explosion trapped 13 West Virginia miners 250 feet below ground in January, I was deep into Kettle Botto ...

Divided States of the Americas
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 4:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Eric Olson Human rights and democracy in Latin America: A progress report. A recent trip to the U.S.-Mexico bo ...

Come On Down!
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Twenty-five Christian peacemakers, members of Witness Against Torture, walked 50 miles from Santiago, Cuba, to the gates of the controversial U.S. Naval Base at ...

Losing Our Souls
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chuck Gutenson Only the U.S. has openly tried to offer legal justification for the use of torture. Imagine yo ...

Tanks vs. Olive Branches
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 11:11am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger An interview with Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi on feminism, faith, and the future of the Palestinian cause. ...

Ten Practices of Just Peacemaking
Originally Posted: 07/28/2014 - 9:45am | Type: Magazine Article

Glen Stassen 1. Support nonviolent direct action.   1. Support nonviolent direct action. 2. Take indep ...

Mullahs, Nukes and the People
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Jack Duvall and Peter Ackerman Which way forward in Iran? During the last few months, ...

Stirring the Imagination
Originally Posted: 07/03/2014 - 10:47am | Type: Magazine Article

Roberto Rivera My son hates social studies. My son hates social studies. No matter how much I drill him on th ...

First, They Kill the Lawyers
Originally Posted: 07/02/2014 - 10:18am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jodi Hochstedler The election last year of President Vicente Fox and ...

Fact Through Fiction
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Renny Golden It is the late 1970s in El Salvador, when peasants read the Bible and discover that they are God's hands, feet, and voic ...

Just Desserts
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank The consequence for war crimes? It depends. One day this summer, two announcements were issued by ...

On the Ground in Bogota, Colombia
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Voices from the Colombian church's human rights community. #request.app.root#/magazi ...

A Righteous Light
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter Jennifer Harbury's eight-year fight for justice ...

Human Rights Assaulted in Guatemala, Colombia
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler Despite presidential apologies and lip service to human rights, the Clinton administration continues to offer aid to the Guat ...

Globalizing Justice
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler In August, the Chilean Supreme Court stripped Gen. Augusto Pinochet of immunity from prosecution for the kidnapping, torture, ...

The Great Experiment
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 4:50pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julienne Gage Reflections on Cuba's past---and future. Is Cuba a revolutionary triumph or a communist tr ...

Still, Small Voices
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 12:19pm | Type: Magazine Article

Josh Larsen Three films illuminate struggles and hopes Can movies be disenfranchised? They can if they don’t ...

The Rights Stuff
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Mike Jendrzejczyk Moral authority and human rights. My introduction to the human rights movement came at a dea ...

Two-Way Solidarity
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Philip McManus Working for human rights and human needs in Latin America In 1974, a group of Latin America ac ...