The Common Good

Results for money in politics

Election 2014: Here's What You Missed
Originally Posted: 11/10/2014 - 10:16am | Type: Press

November 7, 2014 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Worshiping a Golden Calf: The Moral Reason to Get Money Out of Politics
Originally Posted: 10/07/2014 - 2:26pm | Type: Blog

To avoid conflict, it is suggested that friendly conversation omits three things: money, politics, and religion. However, it’s no secret that in current Washington discourse two of these things seem to be ind ...

Supreme Court Doubles Down on Money as Speech
Originally Posted: 04/03/2014 - 10:00am | Type: Blog

The Court has made its vision of the future of electoral politics clear. What is unclear is how Americans will respond to the increasing influence money is having in our political system. ...

In the Shadow of 'Citizens United'
Originally Posted: 01/27/2014 - 4:50pm | Type: Blog

Several voices in the faith community have spoken out against the influence of money in American politics. As people of faith, we can identify multiple reasons why unlimited corporate political spending should ...

Stop Shopping and Save the Earth; Giving Thanks to Those who put Food on our Table; Celebrating People Power
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 2:37pm | Type: Press

November 22, 2012 Sojo in the News Ian Masters ...

To redeem democracy, get values back into politics
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:13pm | Type: Press

November 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Priorities of the First Presidential Debate: Q & A with Marianne Williamson
Originally Posted: 10/03/2012 - 6:29pm | Type: Blog

Marianne Williamson, a bestselling author and convener of the upcoming Sister Giant conference on women and politics, has called on President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney to address “a meaningful arra ...

How to Choose a President
Originally Posted: 10/24/2012 - 12:57pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The faith agenda in an election year? Start with "the least of these." AS I CAREFULLY wa ...

Faith and Justice Connection: The Corruption of the Common Good
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 3:59pm | Type: Blog

EDITOR'S NOTE: Each month, Sojourners send out a Faith & Justice Newsletter to folks who are interested in intersection of faith and social action. This month, we pulled content from the magazine and ...

The U.S. Supreme Court: Health Care, Immigration, Juvenile Justice and More
Originally Posted: 06/28/2012 - 12:03pm | Type: Blog

Today, in a long and complicated ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act. This is an important victory for millions of uninsured people in our country and ultimately a triumph of the comm ...