I got the first call at 6:30 a.m.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke often of something he called the beloved community. This was the title given to describe a reality in which freedom, love, justice, and reconciliation would reign.
Just peace theory proceeds from the premise that peace is a day by day effort. It is a process that requires vision, skill, and courage.
What is health care?
Last week Ken Burns unleashed his new series on America's national parks, subtitled "America's Best Idea." The cinematography is incredible and Ken Burns is known as a progressive thinker.
I have a neighbor who has a little maxim he uses to explain much of what he sees on the news or reads about in the local paper.
The Los Angeles Times reported last week that the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service
I was recently talking with a European-American friend of mine who is also an evangelical. I am African-American and evangelical.
There is some good conversation going around God's Politics partner blogs about what role race is playing in the current wave of opposition to Obama's policies, including Rep.
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