I endorsed a new book, Not Forgotten by Kenneth Bae.
Rev. Jesse Jackson and I worked on Kenneth Bae’s release efforts from a North Korean prison. We met with the North Korean Ambassador to the UN, wrote numerous articles and 11 letters to the North Korean government.
It was wonderful to get the news of his release and meet with him in Seattle.
Read Bae’s new book to find out more.
This is my latest co-written Huffington Post with Rev. Jesse Jackson. Please pray for Kenneth Bae, Matthew Miller and their families.
We are hoping and praying for the release of these 2 American men. We have written several pieces on Kenneth Bae. One of the pieces is a co-written piece for The Nation.
This is my latest for The Huffington Post, co-written with Rev. Jesse Jackson.
The annual joint military drills between South Korea and the United States have ended but tensions continue and fire has been exchanged between South and North Korea. Rather than mediation, there is mutual agitation and antagonism. Continue reading
This is my latest post “What Happens After Easter: Living the Life of Hope” for The Huffington Post co-written with Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., We welcome your comments. Feel free to comment it directly on the Huffington site.
When the dust settles after Easter, many return to their daily routine and leave Christianity aside. For others, Easter has been a time of Easter bunnies, chocolates, bonnets, new clothes and Easter Eggs. With commercialization, many have forgotten what Easter is Continue reading
Here is my latest for The Huffington Post called, “Palm Sunday Ponderings“.
This week we observe Palm Sunday. We remember when Jesus entered Jerusalem and the crowd cheered. They yearned for a powerful figure who would overthrow the Roman government and create a new kin-dom of God for the Israelites who had been subjected to one empire or another for the better part of 600 years. As he rode into Jerusalem, the crowd greeted Jesus as the one who would fulfill their desires. It was a moment of triumph. Continue reading