economy special focus

Jim Wallis 09-30-2008

We are all familiar with the crazy-looking street preacher in some public square haranguing every passerby with a message of doom and gloom while holding up a sign that reads, "Repent, the end is near!"

Diana Butler Bass 09-30-2008

When I was a girl, my mother told me one should never discuss four things in polite company: religion, politics, sex, and money.

Jim Wallis 09-29-2008

Jim Wallis was on PBS's Religion & Ethics Newsweekly yesterday to discuss the Wall Street bailout and the moral implications for the nation and the election. Watch it here.

Chuck Collins 09-24-2008

The Bush administration believes this should be a "time of Jubilee" for Wall Street speculators, a time of debt forgiveness. But the current proposal would only place additional debt shackles on the next generation.

Mary Nelson 09-23-2008

The Wall Street debacle reminds me of the fall of Babylon

Seth Naicker 09-22-2008

I have had the opportunity to consider and write about the economic disparities and realities in South Africa. In seeking to connect South Africa with the global discussion concerning struggling economies, here are some thoughts and reflections.