Since the 1970s, Sojourners has been committed to resisting sexism in all its forms, while affirming the integrity and equality of women and men in the church and in the larger world. Through biblical education, creative advocacy, and bridge building, we champion policies at home and abroad that fortify women’s health and dignity through eliminating gender discrimination and abuse, increasing economic empowerment, and supporting women's leadership in the church and beyond.
Organizer Brooke Swallow said the event was intended to provide a sense of community for people leaving Mormonism
Today the U.S. State Department released the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP), which evaluates the efforts of 188 countries to combat human trafficking. Based on a tier system, the TIP Report rates how each nation complies with minimum standards to end modern slavery. (Tier 1 as most compliant, through Tier 3 as the worst offender.)
The idea was to “create a counter-narrative” to dispel the misconception that Muslim women don’t compete in sports.
There are a lot of reasons to be concerned about the situation in South Sudan. But as I saw on my trip, there are also reasons to be hopeful.
If you were repulsed by the viral video of Planned Parenthood discussing shipping fetal tissue to medical research labs, you’re not alone.
But you know who is really responsible for that? We are. All of us.
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