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Journey of the Real Philomena
February 28, 2014
Journey of the Real Philomena
The movie "Philomena" is up for four Oscars, including Best Picture, at the Academy Awards on Sunday, March 2. It tells the true story of an Irish Catholic girl forced by nuns to give up her son for adoption and her search for him decades later.
February 28, 2014
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Solitary Confinement
February 28, 2014
Solitary Confinement
"We are locking people up in solitary confinement to prevent this violent behavior, and in fact it may actually instigate—because of the impact on their mental health—even more violent behavior," says Heather Rice-Minus, a senior policy advisor for Justice Fellowship.
February 28, 2014
08:36
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“Ashes to Go” on Ash Wednesday
February 28, 2014
“Ashes to Go” on Ash Wednesday
Watch the Rev. Nathan Humphrey, former priest-in-charge at St. Paul’s Parish K Street in Washington DC, and the Episcopal bishop of Washington, Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde, as they distributed ashes on Ash Wednesday 2013 at the Foggy Bottom Metro stop.
February 28, 2014
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Religious Leaders and Solitary Confinement
February 28, 2014
Religious Leaders and Solitary Confinement
"God made us to be in contact with other human beings. And when we take that human contact away, it exacerbates whatever problems that may have been there before. So rather than rehabilitating people, it actually makes them worse," says Galen Carey of the National Association of Evangelicals.
February 28, 2014
06:05
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Detroit Bankruptcy and Worker Pensions; Secular Ethics; Racial Reconciliation
February 21, 2014
Detroit Bankruptcy and Worker Pensions; Secular Ethics; Racial Reconciliation
The ethics of cutting retired city worker pensions to pay creditors; the Dalai Lama's ethics of compassion; and congregations seeking forgiveness for racism.
February 21, 2014
25:47
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Detroit Bankruptcy and Retired City Worker Pensions
February 21, 2014
Detroit Bankruptcy and Retired City Worker Pensions
"We cannot allow for our brothers and our sisters to be on the side of the road. Jesus tells the story about us caring about our neighbors. Politicians don’t care about us," says Rev. Charles Williams II of Historic King Solomon Baptist Church.
February 21, 2014
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The Dalai Lama’s Secular Ethics
February 21, 2014
The Dalai Lama’s Secular Ethics
Emory University students in “Secular Ethics 101” learn compassion meditation and discuss the possibility of an ethic that will unite the world.
February 21, 2014
07:28
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Wendy Farley Extended Interview
February 21, 2014
Wendy Farley Extended Interview
“Christianity and Buddhism both are trying to think about how we communicate our contemplative tradition in a way that isn’t restricted to the monastic community.”
February 21, 2014
05:46
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Paul Root Wolpe Extended Interview
February 21, 2014
Paul Root Wolpe Extended Interview
“It doesn’t matter which ethical system you use, it can always be enhanced by a compassionate approach.”
February 21, 2014
12:55
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Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Extended Interview
February 21, 2014
Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Extended Interview
“Ethics of compassion is a major part of all major religions. But ethics of compassion can also be developed without having to rely on a specific religion.”
February 21, 2014
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Racial Reconciliation
February 21, 2014
Racial Reconciliation
The recent reconciliation service in New Orleans was “about acknowledging what has taken place in history, apologizing for that, and seeking ways to see our neighbor in a different light,” says Bishop Morris Thompson of the Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana.
February 21, 2014
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The Ethics of Whistle-Blowing; Jordan, The Other Holy Land
February 14, 2014
The Ethics of Whistle-Blowing; Jordan, The Other Holy Land
The debate over the morality of Edward Snowden's actions; and the Christian presence in Jordan.
February 14, 2014
25:48
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