AAR Board Statement on U.S. Executive Order

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downloadI am part of the American Academy of Religion‘s Board of Directors.

Below is the American Academy of Religion‘s Board Statement on U.S. Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States”.

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Christian Doctrines for Global Gender Justice: Book Review for Reading Religion

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9781137475459-2Christian Doctrines for Global Gender Justice  Editor(s):  Jenny Daggers, Grace Ji-Sun Kim
 
  • London, England:
    Palgrave Macmillan June 2015.  204 pages. $90.00.  Hardcover.

    ISBN 9781137475459.  For other formats: Link to Publisher’s Website.

     

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Keep Hope Alive Radio Show: Martin Luther King Day

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ahr0cdovl2nvbnrlbnquy2xlyxjjagfubmvslmnvbs9jyy1jb21tb24vbwxpyi8xndkzny8wns8xndkzn18xmzy5otu4odyzlmpwzwIt was an honor to be on “Keep Hope Alive” Radio Show with Rev. Jesse Jackson & producer Santita Jackson. We discussed  Dr. Martin Luther King Day and the Women’s March.

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Christian Theologians Give Sen. Jeff Sessions Their Own Confirmation ‘Hearing’

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shutterstock_388161973Many theologians including Dr. Peter Heltzel and myself contributed to this Sojourner’s post, “Christian Theologians Give Sen. Jeff Sessions Their Own Confirmation ‘Hearing’“. Please read and also sign the petition.

Below is a short segment of the article.

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Let the Globes Reflect Many Colors: Golden Globes 2017

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nup_133380_0035This is my latest Huffington Post, “Let the Globes Reflect Many Colors: Golden Globes 2017” co-written with Naomi Faith Bu.

Meryl Streep’s acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award made headlines at the 2017 Golden Globes as she addressed issues of diversity. Titles such as “Golden Globes: Big Wins Reflect Progress in Diversity on Film, TV” points to diversity and foreigners involved in the entertainment business. Continue reading