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Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Minimum Wage, Maximum Controversy
Originally Posted: 02/20/2014 - 5:06pm | Type: Press

February 20, 2014 Sojo in the News Greg Dworkin ...

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Minimum Wage, Maximum Controversy
Originally Posted: 02/20/2014 - 5:06pm | Type: Press

February 20, 2014 Sojo in the News Greg Dworkin ...

White House Tries A Kinder, Gentler Approach To Achieving Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/19/2014 - 5:30pm | Type: Press

January 22, 2014 Sojo in the News Fox News Latino ...

White House Dials It Down On Immigration
Originally Posted: 02/18/2014 - 1:10pm | Type: Press

January 21, 2014 Sojo in the News Reid Epstein ...

Immigration Activists Arrested in Civil Disobedience Outside White House
Originally Posted: 02/18/2014 - 4:32pm | Type: Blog

This President’s Day, about 20 church leaders, sympathizers, and undocumented immigrants were arrested in front of the White House as part of an act of civil disobedience to protest the nearly 2 million people ...

Why I Care About Immigration
Originally Posted: 02/12/2014 - 11:29am | Type: Blog

I don’t want you to continue to view immigration as a political debate. It is an issue that affects the lives of real people. I am a child who is the product of a family torn apart by immigration. ...

Inside The House GOP's Immigration Push
Originally Posted: 02/07/2014 - 5:34pm | Type: Press

January 15, 2014 Sojo in the News Jake Sherman ...

For God, Country, and Coca-Cola
Originally Posted: 02/06/2014 - 11:28am | Type: Blog

I love my country because it is a nation that welcomes the “Other.” Indeed, we haven’t always been good at this, and we still struggle with it, but the United States is a nation of immigrants. ...

Four Things I Learned From Fasting
Originally Posted: 01/30/2014 - 10:59am | Type: Blog

I was quite certain that some within my community of influence would disagree with me on this particular spiritual practice, whether theologically, politically, or socially. The pushback I did receive turned o ...

Walk a Mile in My Shoes
Originally Posted: 01/28/2014 - 10:56am | Type: Blog

It troubles me that many Christians easily absorb popular sentiments against undocumented immigrants. Many Christians seem oblivious to the horrible conditions in which people are living, conditions that cause ...

Religious Leaders' Near-Unanimous Support for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/22/2014 - 10:05am | Type: Blog

I do have a layman's interest in the theological justifications being offered in support of (and, perhaps surprisingly, against) comprehensive immigration reform. But for now, I will focus mostly on the p ...

For Love and Family
Originally Posted: 01/16/2014 - 12:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elaina Ramsey People go to great lengths for those they love, especially when it comes to immigration reform. ...

Congress Needs to Show Moral Leadership in Unemployment Insurance Solution
Originally Posted: 01/15/2014 - 10:00am | Type: Blog

In only its second week in session, Congress is already confronted with difficult decisions that impact the lives of millions of people — some of whom are the most vulnerable in our society. ...

A Fast for Families
Originally Posted: 01/08/2014 - 10:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper We didn't eat for 22 days, but we did feast. IT WAS LIKE the end of the movie Linco ...

Five Things That Will Shock Our Grandkids About Us
Originally Posted: 01/02/2014 - 10:57am | Type: Blog

In decades to come, we’ll look back at some norms of today and wonder how we tolerated them. I’m a big fan of the TV show Mad Men, which takes place in the midst of the Madis ...

Boehner Is Said To Back Change On Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/02/2014 - 10:51am | Type: Press

January 1, 2014 Sojo in the News Michael Shear ...

The Most Memorable Immigration Moments Of 2013
Originally Posted: 12/31/2013 - 12:36pm | Type: Press

December 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Griselda Nevarez ...

Immigration Reform Supporters: "Positive Signs" Headed Into 2014
Originally Posted: 12/31/2013 - 11:25am | Type: Press

December 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Public News Service ...

LISTEN: Jim Wallis and Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black Talk Fasting
Originally Posted: 07/07/2014 - 10:25am | Type: Blog

Listen as Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black asks Jim Wallis about his recent fast for immigration reform. Listen as Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black asks Jim Wallis about his recent ...

The Power Of Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/20/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

December 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

PHOTO: The 60 Best Immigration Reform Pictures Of The Year
Originally Posted: 12/19/2013 - 1:54pm | Type: Press

December 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Buzzfeed ...

7 Faith Stories That Shaped 2013
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 4:22pm | Type: Press

December 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Jesse Carey ...

President Obama Visits Reform Activists In Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

December 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Hola Arkansas ...

Fast For Families And Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 10:27am | Type: Press

December 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Ronald Shapiro ...

Notes From The Fast For Families Tent
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:38pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Angela Maria Kelley ...

Demanding More From The Deportation President
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Doorae Shin ...

31 Days Of Fasting Ends With Bread And A Promise To Come Back Next Year
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:26pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Esther Yu-Hsi Lee ...

Pelosi, House Democrats Call On House GOP To Take Action On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Win McNamee ...

Immigration Reform: It Ain't Over Until God Says It's Done
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:15pm | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Advent-Season Fasting By Supporters Of New US Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:07pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Collier ...

Sierra Clubbers Help Culminate Fast For Families, Join Call For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:57am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Heather Moyer ...

Why A Climate Activist Fasted Nine Days For Immigrant Families
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:53am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Tom Weis ...

This Holiday Season: Fast. Reflect. Pray. Celebrate. Act. Change
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:47am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jose Antonio Tijerino ...

New & Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 01/05/2014 - 10:03pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Sister Churches: American Congregations and Their Partners Abroad by Janel Kragt Bakker / The State of Arizona by Catherine ...

Navarrette: Fasting Leaves A Sour Taste
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:35pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ruben Navarrette Jr. ...

Ruben Rosario: This Veteran Can Move Congress On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:28pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ruben Rosario ...

In Capitol's Shadow, A Spotlight On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:21pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News JulieAnn McKellogg ...

Fasting And Praying In The Shadows Of The Capitol
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:16pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Weekly Roundup: SCOTUS, Batman, and Nelson Mandela
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:11pm | Type: Press

December 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Kira Dault ...

Immigration: New Fasters Join Campaign For Comprehensive Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:04pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Ciara Taylor ...

Evangelicals: Pray For Boehner On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:59pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Merica ...

Long-term Fasters Hand Over Role In Pursuit Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Patricia Zapoor ...

Fasting For Families And Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:42pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Immigration Reform News 2013: Momentum Grows As Immigration Reform Fasts Expand
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:38pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Crossmap ...

Supporting A Fast For Families
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:32pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Michael Brune ...

Medina, Other Immigration Reform Fasters, Step Aside For Reinforcements
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:44pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Mark Gruenberg ...

Jim Wallis, Joe Kennedy Begin Fast For Immigration Reform Legislation
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:09pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Jessica Martinez ...

Activists End Immigration Fast As Thousands Of Others Take Up The Cause
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:03pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Lauren Markoe ...

Activists End Fast Without An Immigration Vote; New Fasters Take Over
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Suzanne Gamboa ...

Rep. Joe Kennedy Joins Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:44pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Seung Min Kim ...