Last weekend I was at a family reunion where I had been invited to show pictures from my sabbatical in the Middle East last spring.
In any in-depth conversation about the effectiveness of nonviolence as a strategy, this question always comes up: Would these nonviolent strategies have worked against the Nazis?
'Breaking Bread and Barriers': Storytelling Connects Personal Immigration Experiences with Scripture
Here's a glimpse into what's happening around the country on immigration reform:
What lessons do we take away from the Jena 6 story? Six young men won't be dragging a felony conviction into adult life. That's reason for rejoicing, but as this saga approaches its third birthday, it's fair to ask if we have learned anything.
Raising one half-African son and one of mixed European descent posed both ordinary and unique parenting challenges for my husband and me.
Troost Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri, has been dividing rich and poor, black and white, jobless and employed in this city since the days of Jim Crow when it was a legal line of segregation.