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U.K. Bishops' Voting Guide Reveals Pope Francis' Influence

Conversations on marriage and family initiated by Pope Francis have opened doors within the church for families which are considered “non-traditional” by church leaders. But could the pope’s shift to mercy and inclusion in church discussions be having public policy implications as well? 592 more words

Catholic

State Sponsored Discrimination

Some parents don’t know best. There. I said it. Let’s face it, some parents aren’t present, some are abusive, and some are drug addicts. Then there are those who are trying their damnedest to provide for their children but their minimum wage jobs (without benefits) just don’t pay enough to make ends meet. 980 more words

Public Education

Black Lives Matter Awarded Swedish Peace Prize

Three women founded Black Lives Matter in 2014, In 2017 they will be honored by the Swedish Peace Foundation.

African American

WITCH HUNTING IN THE WHITE HOUSE

Welcome to Roger’s Take on Religion: An Inclusive Perspective

In 17th century America, hundreds of witches were tortured, burned at the stake or hanged, based on the hysteria of the times. 144 more words

Religion

Is America Still Safe for Democracy under Trump?

May 27, 2017

Is America Still Safe for Democracy under Trump?

https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/united-states/2017-04-17/america-still-safe-democracy?cid=%3Fcid%3Demc-facebook_live_may-is_america_still_safe_for_democracy-052

Why the United States Is in Danger of Backsliding

by ROBERT MICKEY is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Michigan and the author of… 4,255 more words

Politics

Civil Rights

You are a business consultant to the National Minority Supplier Development Council. An international petroleum products distribution company, based in the U.S., consults with you on cultural diversity matters. 204 more words

Academic Essays

The Offering We Bring: Memorial Day Weekend 2017

In his Memorial Day speech of 1884 Frederick Douglass spoke these words:

“Dark and sad will be the hour to this nation when it forgets to pay grateful homage to its greatest benefactors. 1,730 more words

History