Sojourners Magazine: September-October 1999
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Students are discovering that, by serving others, the receive more than they give.
The poor are always with us. The questions is what we do about it.
Ordinary people could bring about a more just society. But to do so, we have to work together. An interview with sociologist William Julius Wilson.
Generous Christians and other people of good will can end the scandal of poverty. But will we?
The price of a Marshall Plan for the Balkans would be less than the costs of indefinite military occupation.
The continuing scandal is summed up in a 1997 Gallup Poll: The Christian church remains the one "highly segregated" major institution of American public life.
The spiritual vision of Vincent Van Gogh, Georgia O'Keefe, and Andy Warhol.
By now the Littleton, Colorado high school massacre has become the cultural Rorschach test for the new millennium.
A U.S. military accident in Puerto Rico has fueled opposition to U.S. military bases and troops stationed there. During a training session in April, U.S.
The Supreme Court upheld the death penalty in June, but that didn’t deter the Abolitionist Action Committee from holding its sixth annual Fast and Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty
Some things come through planning. We planned to excerpt Ron Sider's forthcoming book Just Generosity, and for Jim Wallis to interview Harvard sociologist William Julius Wilson.
A bipartisan group of House and Senate members re-introduced the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (EDNA) in June.
The Clinton administration’s 1996 plan for dealing with African debt was "mere public relations"
The ashes of Mitch Snyder, a renowned activist for homeless people, were laid to rest in a June ceremony in Washington, D.C.