The Common Good

God's Politics Blog

Now is the Time for Congressional Courage on Health-Care Reform

The people of Massachusetts already have near universal health care. Too many of the rest of us do not.
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Immigration: Drama and First Drafts

"Why do you have to be so dramatic?" I thought as I rolled my eyes.
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Who Would Jesus Shoot? Military Contractor Puts Bible References on Gunsights

In case you haven't already seen this, it's been discovered that gunsights on weapons used by British and American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan are inscribed with coded biblical references, including:
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Breaking the 'Resource Curse'

The Enough Project's recent report about conflict minerals in Congo highlights how the "resource curse" (as desc
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Poor Folks' Food

My mother loved food.
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