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Organizations and people doing important work often don't get the attention or credit they deserve. While Pope Francis has been making news, less noticed has been the wide swath of the American ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 08:02 PM PST with 33 Recommends
I was glad to see that 60 Minutes admitted that their source for what happened during the attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya is not credible and retracted their story. Perhaps ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Nov 09, 2013 at 07:45 PM PST with 43 Recommends
I remember watching the moving, nationally televised interfaith community meeting in Newtown. President Obama spoke movingly and well. Since then, we have seen other Newtown leaders -- doctors, ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Mar 04, 2013 at 11:38 AM PST with 22 Recommends
This last weekend I had the privilege of covering the International Peace and Disarmament Conference in New York City. I wrote about the event ...
by jimluce
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 03, 2010 at 07:20 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
There is a quiet sexual revolution going on in mainstream American religious instutions. That's what I argue in a commentary ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu Feb 25, 2010 at 04:28 PM PST with 32 Recommends
As the tone of the debate on Health Care shifts from teabagging nonsense to policy sanity, the United Church of Christ is launching a major mobilization to gather 100,000 signatures to present to ...
by dirkster42
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Sep 08, 2009 at 10:40 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. You know, we seem to be hearing a lot of railing and gnashing of teeth from Christians in America who ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Sep 01, 2009 at 09:56 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
An alarming thing happened in a worship service I attended this morning. It was not my own church; I was visiting a friend. If a discussion of religion & abortion or church & politics is not what ...
by Lucky Ducky
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2007 at 07:56 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Thanks to Rebecca Sharpe of the ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Jul 29, 2007 at 05:46 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Kossacks know the drill - how it is when the media play along with the rightwing narrative. We see it all the time as the media absorbs rightwing or White House talking points -- seemingly via ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2007 at 11:26 AM PST with 22 Recommends
In a recent press release, the National Council of Churches detailed information that came from a recent meeting of Western Christians and two Presidents of Iran: former President Khatami and ...
by vox humana
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Feb 26, 2007 at 09:17 PM PST with 11 Recommends
(Reposted from Eric Zorn's Chicago Tribune blog .) From: Dr. Robert W. Edgar, General Secretary, ...
by dhosek
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Jan 23, 2007 at 04:43 PM PST with 6 Recommends
You wouldn't know it to read the mainstream media, (or to listen to those who wring their hands over the alleged efforts by as yet unnamed secularists to drive also unnamed people of faith from ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Jan 11, 2007 at 05:12 PM PST with 17 Recommends
The war of attrition being waged against the mainline protestant churches by the religious right and allied agencies has been going on now for a generation. I have written about it here on Daily Kos,
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Dec 19, 2006 at 06:33 PM PST with 26 Recommends
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Apr 29, 2006 at 03:38 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
by teacherken
Comment Count 198 comments on Sat Apr 01, 2006 at 03:13 AM PST with 113 Recommends
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Mar 30, 2006 at 11:46 AM PST with 17 Recommends
by tikkun
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Mar 06, 2006 at 02:04 PM PST with 5 Recommends
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Jan 23, 2006 at 05:09 PM PST with 11 Recommends
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jan 05, 2006 at 09:38 PM PST with 24 Recommends