Two contrasting images recently brought into focus a growing chasm: a forty-something man in jeans and T-shirt squeezing the microphone at a community forum on immigration, face tight with anger a
On May 24th, 2009, Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) junta-backed troops attacked numerous villages in Paan District, Burma, causing the flight of at least 3,000 internally displaced persons (I
On June 8, Pastor Reinel Martinez Medina testified before the Colombian Congress on the execution of his brother at the hands of Colombian Public Security Forces: "I dare to speak out about my brot
I was glad to see Daoud Kuttab's recent post on Obama and Arab Christians.
The world stood at attention as President Obama gave a historic speech to the Muslim world. In mainstream U.S.
A couple of weeks ago on Glenn Beck's talk radio show, a woman called in to suggest that because President Obama appears to be raising the tax rate to around the same as what it was under President
I'm in Germany at the biannual Kirchentag festival of faith of the German churches, so I missed the news and analysis of President Barack Obama and former Vice President Dick Cheney's spee
Despite the repeated attempts of former President George W.
A few weeks ago, I read Brian McLaren's post on this blog that caused some intense soul-searching.
Arise, all women who have hearts! Whether your baptism be of water or of tears!