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E. J. Dionne on Liberty and Community
July 6, 2012
E. J. Dionne on Liberty and Community
"I think right from the beginning of our republic, we’ve been torn by this tension between individualism and community…But I think we too often tell our story almost entirely on the individualistic side," says author and commentator E. J. Dionne.
July 6, 2012
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Sister Corita
July 6, 2012
Sister Corita
“She had to have been the least naïve nun that I can think of,” says Kathryn Wat, curator of an exhibition of prints by graphic artist Sister Corita Kent (1918-1986) at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, DC.
July 6, 2012
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Nuns on the Bus: Preaching the Faithful Budget
July 3, 2012
Nuns on the Bus: Preaching the Faithful Budget
Watch excerpts from the July 2nd arrival of "Nuns on the Bus" on Capitol Hill and listen to Sister Simone Campbell, executive director of NETWORK, talk about the Ryan budget versus the nuns' "faithful budget."
July 3, 2012
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Religious Responses to Supreme Court Decisions
June 29, 2012
Religious Responses to Supreme Court Decisions
Individual liberty versus the common good and the ongoing need for comprehensive immigration reform were among the issues religious groups continued to debate as the High Court’s current term came to a close
June 29, 2012
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Niger Famine and Regreening
June 29, 2012
Niger Famine and Regreening
"Drought does not need to mean famine," according to Niger's president, who adds that the country is tired of needing help and not being able to feed its own people. "We need to escape from emergency aid. We need to help our population produce and provide for itself."
June 29, 2012
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Craig Dykstra: Religion and Lilly Endowment
June 29, 2012
Craig Dykstra: Religion and Lilly Endowment
“Just plant the seeds in hope and faith, and you see early fruits that are terribly encouraging."
June 29, 2012
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E. J. Dionne: “Religion is Always There”
June 27, 2012
E. J. Dionne: “Religion is Always There”
The Washington Post columnist and author of Our Divided Political Heart: The Battle for the American Idea in an Age of Discontent says, "Religion is always there below the surface in our politics."
June 27, 2012
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Churches and the Mentally Ill
June 22, 2012
Churches and the Mentally Ill
At the Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter in Atlanta, most of the congregation is made of up of people with mental illnesses—bipolar disorder, clinical depression, schizophrenia—who worship and pray together.
June 22, 2012
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United Farm Workers 50th Anniversary
June 22, 2012
United Farm Workers 50th Anniversary
"It was the first successful labor union for farmworkers,” says author Miriam Pawel. “It was very much the civil rights movement of the West,". But fifty years after its founding by the late Cesar Chavez, the UFW is struggling to retain membership and influence.
June 22, 2012
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American Buddhism on the Rise
June 22, 2012
American Buddhism on the Rise
We ask attendees at the opening night of the BuddhaFest film festival to talk about their attraction to Buddhism. Watch an audio slideshow of the interviews and listen to a Buddhist chant performed during the opening ceremony.
June 22, 2012
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Debating Religious Liberty
June 15, 2012
Debating Religious Liberty
A national debate is underway over the First Amendment, federal law, and whether “reasonable minds can disagree” about what religious freedom means. Watch excerpts from some recent interviews.
June 15, 2012
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Healthy Visions
June 15, 2012
Healthy Visions
A nonprofit agency in Greater Cincinnati tries to guide young people in their decision-making about sexuality, dating, drugs, social media, and more.
June 15, 2012
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