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Contraception Mandate; “The Story of the Jews”; Women’s Purim
March 21, 2014
Contraception Mandate; “The Story of the Jews”; Women’s Purim
Religious business owners argue against federal requirement to provide contraceptive coverage; historian Simon Schama tells "The Story of the Jews"; Orthodox Jewish women take more of a leading role in Purim festivities.
March 21, 2014
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Contraception Mandate
March 21, 2014
Contraception Mandate
The Supreme Court on Tuesday hears arguments in a deeply divisive case: What limits should there be, if any, on owners of corporations claiming a religious exemption from federal law?
March 21, 2014
09:21
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Simon Schama and “The Story of the Jews”
March 21, 2014
Simon Schama and “The Story of the Jews”
Historian Simon Schama explores 3,000 years of Jewish history and culture in a five-part documentary series and companion book. “The problem of the Jews,” Schama says, "was that they were a nation without a home."
March 21, 2014
05:05
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Simon Schama Extended Interview
March 21, 2014
Simon Schama Extended Interview
"We are a very noisy, verbalizing, speechifying language animal, and I love that. But we walk around as so many millions of talking books."
March 21, 2014
12:48
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Women’s Purim
March 21, 2014
Women’s Purim
More and more Orthodox Jewish women are celebrating Purim by taking the lead in reading aloud to other women the heroic story of a queen and her people in the Book of Esther.
March 21, 2014
05:00
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Rabbi Benjamin Elton Extended Interview
March 21, 2014
Rabbi Benjamin Elton Extended Interview
"In the last couple of generations, we’ve seen a great increase in Jewish learning amongst women. Women have said, 'Well, we are also obliged in the commandment. We can take a leading role.'"
March 21, 2014
04:01
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Gun Violence and the Faith Community; Dorothy Day; Sikh Turban Showdown
March 14, 2014
Gun Violence and the Faith Community; Dorothy Day; Sikh Turban Showdown
Interfaith groups organize against gun violence; Dorothy Day; Sikh children learn to tie their turbans.
March 14, 2014
25:48
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Gun Violence and the Faith Community
March 14, 2014
Gun Violence and the Faith Community
In the year since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, many religious groups and interfaith organizations have advocated for more gun restrictions.
March 14, 2014
08:09
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The Life of Dorothy Day
March 14, 2014
The Life of Dorothy Day
She said the models to follow were the saints, and it was the saints who constantly replenished the church.
March 14, 2014
08:06
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Sikh Turban Showdown
March 14, 2014
Sikh Turban Showdown
“How glorious they look, how beautiful they become when they tie the turban on their head," says Surinder Singh, youth and education coordinator of the Sikh Foundation of Virginia.
March 14, 2014
03:32
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Predicting Violence; NYC Houses of Worship
March 7, 2014
Predicting Violence; NYC Houses of Worship
Examining the ethics of probing the brain to predict violent behavior; A Journey Through NYC Religions is documenting every religious site in New York's five boroughs.
March 7, 2014
25:51
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Predicting Violence
March 7, 2014
Predicting Violence
A neuroscientist and an ethicist ponder the subject of violence and how to prevent it: “It’s beyond a reasonable doubt now that there is this brain basis to crime,” says Professor Adrian Raine. But “we have to be very careful how we use this information,” warns Professor Paul Wolpe.
March 7, 2014
08:28
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