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Results for Activists

Death of an Activist
Originally Posted: 08/28/2012 - 10:21am | Type: Magazine Article

Becky Garrison Israeli filmmaker Simone Bitton on Rachel Corrie. Rachel Corrie, a 23-year-old American peac ...

What Sustains Me
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 1:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Vincent Harding John Perkins Angela Glover Blackwell ...

A Paradigm Shift
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Our Mobilization to End Poverty this spring brought together nearly 1,200 Christian leaders and grassroots activists from aroun ...

Making Places and People Bloom
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 1:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jeannie Choi Whether it's the South Bronx or rural North Carolina, visionary activist Majora Carter argues that cleaning up our act i ...

With Eyes to See
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Richard E. Stearns How I went from being a corporate CEO to an anti-poverty activist. His name was Richard, th ...

Speaking of Change
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ronald Williamson How a Howard Thurman lecture series has transformed a university -- and much more. IT MIGHT ...

A Calm, Hopeful Fire
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Colin Mathewson No one person, and yet seemingly every person in on the planning of this event, was in charge. ...

The Journey
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Carol Brophy It's about the journey. As the cathedral dean, Rev. It's about the journey. As the cath ...

An Ocean of Tears
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Celeste Zappala I am Celeste Zappala, of the First United Methodist Church of Germantown in Philadelphia, of Military Families Speak Out, ...

Deeply Felt
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jenny Duskey I was born just before the United States entered World War II, and I've been participating in peace walks and vigils sin ...

Finding Our Prophetic Voices
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Khristine Hopkins Though I have stood weekly at a vigil for the last five years, been in several marches, and even participated in civil d ...

Nor-easters for Peace
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ed Spivey Jr. 3,000 coffees to go please. And one decaf. Editors' Note: Despite the fact that it&# ...

Halleluyah, YO!
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Clifford Rivera "The wind blows wherever it pleases." Word? The scene is played out. We need some Eden! Were Abba the DJ, ...

Modern Prophets
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez Climate change activists carried out what they called ...

HABEAS CORPUS (1787-2006)
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez In October, as President Bush signed the Military Com ...

Singing for Clean Water
Originally Posted: 05/12/2011 - 10:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Dean Nelson He seems relatively amused when people quote lines from the most famous song he’s ever recorded, but this day he was pretty se ...

A Life Of Enduring Impact
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum For the next 54 years, Anne Braden was a solid citizen of 'the other America.' A ...

Who is the Enemy?
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

John Malkin Everyone wants to be happy and to fulfill their dreams. For many who live in war zones, prisons, and places of poverty, those ...

Grub for Body and Soul
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh An interview with food activists Anna Lappe and Bryant Terry. Every movement needs its revolutiona ...

Who Killed Jimmy Lee Jackson?
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 11:17am | Type: Magazine Article

John Fleming A 40-year-old civil rights murder mystery, and the former state trooper who holds the answer. ...

An Ethic of Resurrection
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 11:15am | Type: Magazine Article

Bill Wylie-Kellermann The timeless and timely vision of William Stringfellow Recently Wipf &am ...

Mountain Defender
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 11:15am | Type: Magazine Article

Beth Newberry With fierce faith, Julia Bonds works to save the land and people of West Virginia. ...

Ten Practices of Just Peacemaking
Originally Posted: 07/28/2014 - 9:45am | Type: Magazine Article

Glen Stassen 1. Support nonviolent direct action.   1. Support nonviolent direct action. 2. Take indep ...

The Boss Plays for Change
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Bruce Springsteen as singer, guitarist - and statesman. As the fallout fro ...

A Deafening Silence
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Kate Bowman In Israel, is it now okay to kill Americans? The death of International Solidarity Movement volu ...