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On Scripture: Halloween and All the Saints
Originally Posted: 10/28/2013 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

While fewer elderly persons live in poverty than do other adults, in 2012 alone extreme poverty among elderly women shot up by 18 percent — that is, in just one year 133,000 elderly women moved into the catego ...

Why Are Palestinian Christians Leaving Israel?
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:40pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="/sites/default/files/images/1100414-crossisrael.jpg" target="_self"></a>A friend of mine pointed out on his Facebook page that 45.9 percent of Americans blame ...

Mubarak Stays, Anger Grows
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:40pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/2011/02/10/mubarak-stays-anger-grows/" target="_self"></a>I watched on Al Jazeera television and followed tweets (<a href="http:// ...

Justice for the ‘Angel of the Amazon’
Originally Posted: 03/22/2011 - 9:55pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger In May, a court in Brazil sentenced a second rancher to 30 years in prison for ordering the murder of Dorothy Stang, a C ...

A Solitary Witness
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Christopher M. Zimmerman Franz Jägerstätter: Letters and Writings from Prison, edited by Erna Putz. Orbis. On ...

Death of an Activist
Originally Posted: 08/28/2012 - 9:21am | Type: Magazine Article

Becky Garrison Israeli filmmaker Simone Bitton on Rachel Corrie. Rachel Corrie, a 23-year-old American peac ...

The Blood Of The Martyrs
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ched Myers Tom Fox's nonviolent witness. We have assumed the name of peacemakers, but we have been, by an ...

Jury: Generals "Not Guilty"
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 2:45pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter The presidential elections weren't the only thi ...