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The Rev. William Barber II Arrested The Same Day He's Awarded MacArthur Genius Grant
The progressive pastor was arrested in Chicago while demonstrating with workers demanding union rights.
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Poor People's Campaign Is The Angry Response To Inequality America Needs
Leo W. Gerard
Fifty years after his original vision, Dr. King would be appalled.
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2 Ministers Are Trying To Revive The Campaign To End Poverty That MLK Started
“The time is now — more than ever — for us to have a Poor People's Campaign.”
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Activist Clergy Arrested At Capitol Hill During Protest Against Health Care Bill
"It is time to stop cloaking your greed in religious language."
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Religious Leaders Decry The Basic Immorality Of GOP Health Care Bill
“When our democracy is sick, we must be the healers,”
I Am a White Christian and Black Lives Matter
Rev. Peter Goodwin Heltzel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Theology, New York Theological Seminary
While some claim that Dylann Roof is mentally ill, the truly frightening possibility is that he is sane and sober -- that he was raised under a white supremacist culture and is acting out his racism in the most violent of ways.
Moral Monday: With Hundreds of Arrests, Rev. William Barber II Ups Stakes In Showdown With GOP
By Daniel C. Vock, Stateline
Barber has been an increasingly visible force in North Carolina politics since he became head of the NAACP in 2005. A spokesman
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