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The Top 10 Stories of August 27, 2012
Originally Posted: 08/27/2012 - 10:19am | Type: Blog

<p><b>Quote of the day.<br /> </b>&quot;Rimsha has been sent to jail without any proof. We demand this law should be repealed, people are misusing it. And Rimsha should be released ...

A Public Service Announcement from a Coloradoan
Originally Posted: 07/21/2012 - 5:32am | Type: Blog

The staff at Sojourners contacted me and invited me to write something in response to what just happened. So, I'm not writing a blog. I'm providing a Public Service Announcement. ...

Lord Have Mercy: A Prayer for Colorado
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 12:34pm | Type: Blog

Loving God, Darkness has covered our nation and thick darkness has descended upon our people. Tragedy has clouded out the light. Shots rang out in Aurora, Colorado. Some people were wounded by gas and bullets. ...

Colorado Massacre Casualty Cheated Death in Toronto Mall Shooting Last Month
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 12:11pm | Type: Blog

Among the 12 moviegoers killed in the massacre in Aurora, Colo., early this morning was Jessica Ghawi, a aspiring young sportscaster from Texas who had narrowly missed being injured in another act of random violence — the shooting spree in a Toronto ...

Billy Graham's Team Prays with Colorado Shooting Victims, Families
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 11:30am | Type: Blog

According to Cathy Lynn Grossman in USAToday: Five chaplains from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Rapid Response Team, already in Colorado and New Mexico ministering to victims of the ravaging wildfires, redeployed to Aur ...

Obama, Romney on Colorado Massacre
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 11:06am | Type: Blog

Both President Obama and Mitt Romney cancelled campaign events Friday in the wake of the unfolding tragedy in Aurora, Colo., where a gunman opened fire in a crowded movie theater early today, killing at least ...

Afghanistan Massacre Shows War Has Failed
Originally Posted: 03/13/2012 - 2:28pm | Type: Blog

After weeks of tumultuous upheaval, the slaying allegedly by a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant is just the most recent incident undermining U.S. objectives to win hearts and minds. Frankly, that mission has long been ...

Justice Delayed
Originally Posted: 01/26/2012 - 8:11am | Type: Blog

During the Central American wars of the 1980s, nearly 200,000 Guatemalans were killed or disappeared. The bloodiest period came during the presidential term of Gen. Efrain Rios Montt, when entire villages were ...

Must Read: Mother of Amish Massacre Shooter Caring for His Paralyzed Victim
Originally Posted: 10/05/2011 - 5:24am | Type: Blog

Today Religion News Service reporter Daniel Burke has an absolutely stellar, exclusive interview with Terri Roberts, the mother of Charles Carl "Charlie" Roberts IV, who, on Oct. ...

The Long Shadow of El Mozote
Originally Posted: 09/03/2014 - 12:01pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rufina Amaya Rufina Amaya is one of the few survivors of the 1981 massacre in the Salvadoran village of El Mozote. ...