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The Road to Palestine

by Vicki Kemper 04-01-1989

Through the Intifada, Palestinians Work to Create Their Own State

A Plea from Palestine

by Vicki Kemper 04-01-1989

The plea was painfully direct: "Please don't participate in killing kids."

Death-Squad 'Democracy'

by Vicki Kemper 01-01-1989

Even as more than 60,000 of its people have been killed and one-fifth of its population displaced, the suffering of war-ravaged El Salvador has been eclipsed in public consciousness.

Much Ado About Women

by Vicki Kemper 12-01-1988

In September, less than a week after the Episcopal Church elected Rev. Barbara C. Harris as its first woman bishop, Pope John Paul II issued yet another statement expressing his opposition to the ordination of women as priests. 

Welfare Reform: Helping Whom?

by Vicki Kemper 12-01-1988

Ponder for a moment the following factsabout poverty in our world today. 

Abortion and the Front Lines

by Vicki Kemper 11-01-1988

Exactly eight years ago, Sojourners printed a special issue titled, "What Does It Mean to be Pro-Life?"  Recent actions by the churches and the Operation Rescue campaign must encourage us to, once again, seriously and prayerfully consider this question.

The Case for the Christic Lawsuit

by Vicki Kemper 10-01-1988

Let us, the American people, see the long-hidden facts behind the Iran-contra scandal and our country's long-secret foreign policy.

Showdown in San Antonio

by Vicki Kemper 07-01-1988

The Battle for Control of the Southern Baptist Convention continues.

The First Fruits of a Fragile Peace

by Vicki Kemper 06-01-1988

Life is more than breath, and the casualties of the contra war also include people will shattered dreams. 

Looking for a Promised Land

by Vicki Kemper 06-01-1988

The Robertson Campaign and the Wilderness Experience

Telling Time in Ellaville

by Vicki Kemper 06-01-1988

The clock tower on the Schley County courthouse in Ellaville, Georgia, population 1,770, is leaning precariously.

Slow Response to Contra Kidnapping

by Vicki Kemper 05-01-1988

While the Reagan administration and the U.S. Congress were presenting, debating, and voting on additional U.S. aid to the Nicaraguan contras in March, the contras were continuing to kill, wound, and kidnap Nicaraguan civilians.

The Power Within: A Nonviolent Activist Stands for Truth and Life

by Vicki Kemper, by Brian Willson 04-01-1988

An Interview with Brian Willson

The War is Not Over

by Vicki Kemper 04-01-1988

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega was widely criticized in this country for his response to the U.S. House of Representatives' February 3 vote against contra aid.

Faithful to the Call

by Vicki Kemper 02-01-1988

Nancy Hastings Sehested: A Woman Pastor in the Southern Baptist Church.

Singer in a Dangerous Time: A Canadian Poet's Journey in Faith and Politics

by Vicki Kemper, by Bruce Cockburn 01-01-1988
An Interview with Bruce Cockburn

A Worker for God's Church of the Poor

by Vicki Kemper 12-01-1987

Honoring those who have given flesh to the way of Christ in this world and whose lives speak to us of the hope and joy of Christmas.

At Issue: Integrity

by Vicki Kemper 12-01-1987

Robertson seems to have a history of distorting the facts or exaggerating the importance of his accomplishments, a history of portraying himself to have done things he did not do and to be things he is not.

Taking Stock in Apartheid

by Vicki Kemper 10-01-1987

Given the increasingly monolithic, corporate nature of our society, it is not easy to find a good bank.

Innocent in the Eyes of God

by Vicki Kemper 08-01-1987

Stacey Merkt's Faith-Filled Journey Continues Under House Arrest.