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The emotion that grips me this morning, after watching President Obama's speech last night and listening to the commentary about the "end of our combat mission in Iraq," is a deep sadness.
We need a clean energy conversion.
Sometimes I think we forget whose country this is.
This week, in President Barack Obama's Oval Office speech on the oil spill, he used the term "mission." That's the right word.
I was glad the president emphasized the need to break our addiction to oil in his speech last night, and I thought he did a good job of demonstrating commitment to the people of the Gulf region.
My mother taught her children never to "toot our own horn." So last year, when Sojourners became the first publication ever (so far as I know) to win the best general interest magazine awa
What do the Christian Coalition and the National Wildlife Federation have in common? You might think, not much.
Proverbs 31:8 says "Speak out for those who cannot speak [for themselves]."
I rode my bike to work today. Despite the summer heat, it is not a bad trip