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Sojourners Magazine: October 2004

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Cover Story

Especially in a contentious election year,
Unless we observe and surrender our small, daily anxieties, we won't recognize the really big fears, in all their disguises, that control our politics, our denominations, our bank accounts, and the world's future.


Evangelicals in the United States are increasingly estranged from their counterparts everywhere else.
How faith and a newspaper transformed a Mississippi community.
An Artist Who 'Did Something.'


Is it time for a Christian crusade against AIDS?
Is the church, like the country, divided into


God is not a Republican. Or a Democrat.
Google's 'democratic' launch hurt only the fat cats
I've always wanted a lawyer. I have a plumber, but it's not the same.

Culture Watch

Old-time country music is the new punk rock.
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Sacred Singing, rooted in comunity and place


At the regional airport in Waco,
As we wrapped up this issue, summer was taking its final stroll into autumn. But like many people, we've been focusing for some time on the fall and the very important Election Day we're facing.
If a forest is chopped down and nobody hears about it, did it really happen? Yes, according to Christian Peacemaker Teams and the Anishnabek tribe of Grassy Narrows First Nation near Kenora, Ontario.
As I struggle to help my 11-
One year after the World Bank promised that revenues from the Chad-
Thank you for the insightful article by Bill Moyers (