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Why Faith Groups Are Rallying Behind Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:19pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jack Jenkins ...

Obama To Meet With Religious Leaders On Immigration
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:14pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Laura Meckler ...

Biden To Push Immigration At Naturalization Event
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Josh Lederman ...

Activists To Fast On Capitol Hill Until Congress Passes Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Katherine Burgess ...

National "Fast For Families" Campaign Launches At Capitol's Doorstep
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Kate Thomas ...

Group Fasts Near Capitol For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:45pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Andrew Mollenbeck ...

Immigration Reform Supporters Kick Off Hunger Strike
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:40pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Griselda Nevarez ...

Immigration Activists Fast For Reform On National Mall
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Armando Trull ...

Faith Leaders And Activists Fast To Protest Inaction On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:28pm | Type: Press

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

Obama Pushing Immigration As New Doubts Emerge In House
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Laura Meckler ...

Immigration Reform 2013: Evangelical Leaders Urge To Pass Commonsense Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:12pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Michelle McErlain ...

What You're Not Allowed To Talk About In Washington
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:05pm | Type: Press

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

SBC leader, other clergy, meet with Obama
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:01pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

Carney Claims Obama Is Willing To 'Assist' The Republican Party Politically With Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:45am | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Fred Lucas ...

Hunger Fast Aimed At Pushing Congress To Pass Immigration Reform Bill
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:15pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Pria Narapareddy ...

Willow Creek hosts Pray 4 Reform gathering
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:25am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Jasmine Young ...

Russell Moore, Jim Wallis and Other Christian Leaders Discuss Immigration Reform With President Obama
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:15am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Morgan Lee ...

He Will Change Everything You Know About Undocumented Immigrants
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Press

November 15, 2013 Sojo in the News The Christian Post ...

Hispanic's Arrest Reignites Debate Over Arizona Immigration Law
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 5:55pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Stephen Dinan ...

PHOTO: Obama, Biden holding hands during Russell Moore prayer on immigration
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 5:40pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Sarah Pulliam Bailey ...

Moore Prays For Obama, Urges Immigration Steps During White House Session
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 11:01am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Tom Strode ...

National Conservative Leader’s Hunger Strike For Immigration Reform Spawns Similar Efforts
Originally Posted: 11/11/2013 - 2:34pm | Type: Press

November 8, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Llorente ...

Come Together On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 10/29/2013 - 9:53am | Type: Press

October 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Lee K. Nanfelt ...

More Than 600 National Leaders To Converge On Washington To Urge Congress To Act On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 10/29/2013 - 11:59am | Type: Press

October 28, 2013 Sojo in the News PR Web ...

Immigration Reform 2013: Undocumented Immigrants Should Be Allowed To Work And Bear Their Responsibility At Balance
Originally Posted: 10/23/2013 - 10:54am | Type: Press

October 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Michelle McErlain ...

Evangelicals Battle Over ‘Biblical’ Immigration
Originally Posted: 10/22/2013 - 4:34pm | Type: Press

October 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Maya Rhodan ...

Obama, Evangelicals To Make Immigration Top National Priority Following Fiscal Crisis Resolution
Originally Posted: 10/28/2013 - 2:09pm | Type: Press

October 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Stoyan Zaimov ...

A Community of Strangers
Originally Posted: 08/07/2013 - 9:38am | Type: Magazine Article

Stacy Martin Regardless of where we end up on immigration reform, Matthew 22 reminds us that no law can make us love our neighbor. ...

Immigration Reform Advocates Rally Outside House Buildings in D.C., Urging Members to Enact Reform
Originally Posted: 07/15/2013 - 4:46pm | Type: Blog

On Wednesday, July 10 th , when most eyes were on the private GOP meeting where republicans gathered in the Capitol basement to strategize on immigration reform in the House, advocates were rallying outside House buildings to urge members to enact imm ...

Untying the Hands of Justice
Originally Posted: 07/11/2013 - 10:22am | Type: Magazine Article

Molly M. Gill Mandatory minimum sentences are both irrational and unjust. THE UNITED STATES has more than 2.3 ...

French Jews Face Uncertain Future After Scandal
Originally Posted: 04/23/2013 - 4:00pm | Type: Blog

Amid a finance scandal that touched the heart of France’s Socialist government, a quieter drama played out this month as the country’s top rabbi resigned his post after admitting to plagiarism. ...

Pope Francis Calls Out the Church
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 4:04pm | Type: Blog

Only a day into his papacy, and I’ve got to admit, Pope Francis has my attention. Only a day into his papacy, and I’ve got to admit, Pope Francis has my attention.  In an ed ...

Guns, Culture, and Sanity
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 9:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Not everything that's fun is a consitutionally protected right. I DON'T OWN any ...

Come With Me Into the Fields
Originally Posted: 06/04/2013 - 1:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Patrick O'Neill In today's environment, there's little difference between farm labor organizing and immigration reform. ...

'But Why?'
Originally Posted: 02/13/2013 - 10:54am | Type: Magazine Article

Chasing Gideon. The New Press. TODAY, Greg Bright, 56, sits on the cement porch of his yellow clapboard house in New Orleans' 7th Ward and rests his hand on the head of his yell ...

PACs Gone Wild
Originally Posted: 01/07/2014 - 11:59am | Type: Magazine Article

Nick Penniman Big Money's corrupting influence on the elections is way out of hand. Here's how to fix it. ...

A Call to Conversion
Originally Posted: 11/08/2012 - 10:59am | Type: Magazine Article

Sheldon C. Good Ex-offenders confront the for-profit prison industry. AS LARRY WATSON arrived by charter bus ...

Education and the Wealth Gap
Originally Posted: 08/30/2012 - 4:34pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jan Resseger Julie Polter An advocate for public education argues that trying to make ...

Beyond 'Superman'
Originally Posted: 08/14/2012 - 4:36pm | Type: Magazine Article

Nicole Baker Fulgham Four traits of successful public school reform. I'VE BEEN INVOLVED in public educat ...

'We Have a Long Way to Go'
Originally Posted: 09/04/2012 - 1:02pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elaina Ramsey Jonathan Kozol Jonathan Kozol, author of Fire in the Ashes, talks about ...

Rotten to the Core
Originally Posted: 07/31/2012 - 10:40am | Type: Magazine Article

Nick Penniman With political integrity drowning in big money, it's too late for small tweaks. The whole system needs a reboot. ...

A 'Buy-Partisan' Problem
Originally Posted: 07/19/2012 - 3:49pm | Type: Magazine Article

Sen. John Marty If we want a democracy that represents the public interest, we'll need a system where politicians are no longer boug ...

A Backward Step for Democracy in Britain
Originally Posted: 07/11/2012 - 10:42am | Type: Blog

House of Lords reform runs into trouble. Nicholas Watt writes for The Guardian :  "Nick Clegg's hopes of reforming the House of Lords, completing a journ ...

Our Dark Night
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

They say at some point in their lives great leaders experience a "dark night of the soul," or a period in life when your feet, knees, and face scrape and stick to the proverbial bottom. ...

Les Mis
Originally Posted: 01/11/2012 - 8:44am | Type: Blog

I prefer my revolutions to be simple: A corrupt dictator/tyrant, an oppressed population, inspired reformers who risk their lives, calls for democracy, waves of marchers in the streets, background mus ...

A Democratic Egypt: Worker Justice and Civilian Rule
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

After months of good-faith reforms and patience, the drama is back in Egypt's Tahrir Square as protesters are preparing for a potential showdown with the state's military rule. ...

Choosing Between Ayn Rand and Jesus
Originally Posted: 07/25/2011 - 2:09pm | Type: Blog

Onkar Ghate presents a choice of competing moralities between Ayn Rand and Jesus. In one of the most-viewed articles on FoxNews.com several weeks ago, writer Onkar Ghate prese ...

Worship, Liturgy, and an Introduction to Poet Scott Kinder-Pyle
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:35am | Type: Blog

Scott Kinder-Pyle is a Presbyterian pastor in Spokane, Washington, and the featured poet in <em>Sojourners</em>' July issue. Scott Kinder-Pyle is a Presbyterian p ...

News Flash Paul Ryan: This is Mass Unemployment, Not a Siesta
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:35am | Type: Blog

In the past two years, the social safety net has helped more Americans than any time in a generation. So why are so many people trying to tear it to shreds?</p> In the past ...

A Grassroots Call to Tackle Corporate Tax Dodging
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:35am | Type: Blog

Across the United States, there is a new movement emerging to dramatize the immorality of corporate tax dodging in the face of drastic budget cuts.</p> Across the United Sta ...