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Rev. Jim Wallis, Author, Activist And Sojourners Founder, On Religion, Politics And Finding Common Ground (VIDEO)
He gave the example of 'Bibles, Badges & Business,' a collaborative effort by the faith community, law enforcement and corporate
What do I love about America? I especially love our best national values: freedom, opportunity, community, justice, human rights, and equality under the law for all of our citizens of every race, creed, culture, and gender, not just for the rich and powerful. In particular, I love our tradition and history of democracy, its steady expansion here, and how it has inspired the same all over the world. We take legitimate pride in seeing how our founding documents have been the models for many new nations. What I don't love is when my country violates its values and ideals and behaves badly. I don't love when my country acts out of greed and only for power, or with blatant hypocrisy, or like an empire.
Personal relationships across religious difference creates religious literacy and interpersonal understanding; such understanding fosters compassion while cultivating a more peaceful and united society.
On the growing support for same-sex marriage: To disagree with someone shouldn't be to hate them. Even people who are your
Rev. Jim Wallis joins Marc on set to discuss the 'common good' and what's wrong in Washington.