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In a time of major political discourse, Jim Wallis went back to a well-known Biblical concept and ran with it: Love your neighbor as yourself. Wallis, who has worked as a social activist and has a place in politics as a spiritual voice to politicians, including President Obama, asks readers of his new book to stop focusing so much on the binary worlds of Democrat vs. Republican, Christian vs. non-Christian. Instead, he contends, we need to focus on ways to see people as neighbors who work together to truly help the people in society who need it most.