check out the new Telos journal on Martin Luther King, featuring top-drawer articles by activists and scholars. Sensational compilation. For an overview, click here. To purchase a copy, click here.
82% of the global wealth generated in 2017 went to the most wealthy 1%. Check out the global report, click here
Check out these remarkable moments from Obama’s 2017 year-end overview. Click here
Is our Republican party serving us? Disturbing research on legislation people have supported since 1990 vs. the Republican platform. Click here
Check out this analysis of the new tax bill’s impact on churches and charities. Click here
Have a look at this piece analyzing bold voter suppression with great influence on our democracy. Click here
Have a look at Chuck Redfern’s thoughtful piece on Christians who follow the Christian path, not the powers. Click here
Here’s the new conversation with David Gushee, American Academy of Religion president and evangelical ethicist, and Marcia Pally, NYU professor and author of The New Evangelicals. Click here
Check out this piece on when the rich understood the “common good” and contributed to it with taxes that left them well off but also greatly helped our public infrastructure and resources . Click here
In the wake of Charlottesville, have a look at how Germans respond to Nazis: make fun, not war. Click here.
staggering, saddening charts on the growth of income inequality in the world’s richest nation. Click here
the videomakers went around the world to make this series of videos on friendship and combating prejudice across faiths; click here
this piece just out on populism–it’s history and traditions that are having such influence on the present. Click here
a provocative assessment of the world we’re leaving for our (grand)children. Politics aside, what should people of all political and religious stripes could be doing about it. Click here
Here’s my piece on Emmanuel Macron’s win over Marine Le Pen in the May 2017 French presidential election. Macron’s approach yields Le Pen’s–and both are moribund. Click here