The Common Good

Results for Training

Compassion in the Stacks
Originally Posted: 11/18/2014 - 4:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Brittany Shoot The San Francisco Public Library reaches out to homeless patrons through an innovative social work program.  ...

Agents of Grit and Grace
Originally Posted: 08/06/2014 - 9:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Bob Smietana A unique faith-based training program in Memphis gives new teachers the skills and community they need to survive and thrive ...

Ground Operation
Originally Posted: 08/06/2014 - 9:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Bethany Spicher Schonberg Through farming, veterans across the country tend to the soil—and the wounds of war. ...

Interfaith Peacemaking Workshop This Weekend
Originally Posted: 03/26/2014 - 3:02pm | Type: Press

March 24, 2014 Sojo in the News Journal Star (Illinois) ...

The City of God & The City of Cain
Originally Posted: 08/07/2013 - 8:38am | Type: Magazine Article

Matthew Myer Boulton How taking it to the streets is changing theological education. MY FIRST GUIDED tour of ...

Drones for Christ
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 8:49am | Type: Magazine Article

David Swanson How Jerry Falwell's Liberty U.—the world's largest Christian university—became an evangelist for drone warfare.  ...

Pentagon Orders Review of Military Training on Islam
Originally Posted: 04/30/2012 - 8:20am | Type: Blog

The Pentagon is investigating whether military officials ignored complaints from senior officers about a course that was found to have inflammatory and inaccurate content about Islam. ...

FBI, Muslim Groups Report Progress in Training Materials
Originally Posted: 02/16/2012 - 8:57pm | Type: Blog

FBI officials say they are willing to consider a proposal from a coalition of Muslim and interfaith groups to establish a committee of experts to review materials used in FBI anti-terrorism training. The coali ...

Requiem for Republicans
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

Last weekend, former Senator Charles Percy of Illinois passed away. Along with former Sen. Mark Hatfield of Oregon, who died a month ago, they represented the last vestiges of an era of moderate Republicans ...