We stand at what could be the greatest divide in American history.
Eight years ago, the United Nations proclaimed Dec. 18 as International Migrants Day.
"I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord
Social location is vital to understanding how people come to their interpretations, and appropriations, of the Bible and its stories.
Whenever John McCain and Sarah Palin would ask: "Who is Barack Obama?" I would cringe. The implication to me was pretty clear. Obama is an outsider. Obama is not your typical American.
In the months leading up to the election, the topic of immigration reform has disappeared from the presidential candidates' conversations.
[continued from part 1] Out of a general respect for anyone who seeks to serve the inner city (I grew up in the housing projects of Brook
The settlement house movement is the foundation of public welfare in the United States.
It's happened again.
I thought our culture had no more use for wartime curses. Granted, my sophisticated analysis is nothing more than noticing if people are calling me any names, until I realized