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Ethiopia: God Is Even Bigger Than We Think
Originally Posted: 10/23/2012 - 9:39pm | Type: Blog

My flight's about to board for Ethiopia. I'm not looking for anything or anyone. I'm going with an open hand and heart. And I know — more than I ever could express in words — that God is even bi ...

BREAKING: Jobless Rate Falls
Originally Posted: 10/05/2012 - 9:23am | Type: Blog

Unemployment falls to 7.8 percent. The U.S. jobless rate fell to 7.8 percent in September, the lowest since January 2009, President Obama’s first month in office. The Associated ...

Documentary on Poverty Seeks to Smash Stereotypes, Refocus Election
Originally Posted: 01/11/2013 - 5:43pm | Type: Press

October 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Priorities of the First Presidential Debate: Q & A with Marianne Williamson
Originally Posted: 10/03/2012 - 7:29pm | Type: Blog

Marianne Williamson, a bestselling author and convener of the upcoming Sister Giant conference on women and politics, has called on President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney to address “a meaningful arra ...

BREAKING: Pa. Voter ID Law Blocked
Originally Posted: 10/02/2012 - 11:01am | Type: Blog

PA Voter ID law blocked from being enforced. A Commonwealth judge this morning blocked a Pennsylvania law requiring a photo ID to vote from being enforced in the upcoming election ...

Let's Talk Poverty in the Debate
Originally Posted: 10/02/2012 - 10:06pm | Type: Blog

In Wednesday's debate, how will the words that are said and the positions that are staked out affect the 46 million people in our country living in poverty? Tomorrow night is ...

On the Incalculable Power of the People
Originally Posted: 09/28/2012 - 12:26pm | Type: Blog

While speech is free, the influence of common people connected through community is beyond calculation, and such a movement is needed to ensure our government is truly of the people, by the people, and for the ...

Food Assistance: A Helping Hand or a Poker Chip?
Originally Posted: 09/28/2012 - 9:57am | Type: Blog

Food assistance programs have been helping millions of people get through the recession. With poverty remaining at record high levels, we should be grateful that these resources are available to protect famili ...

Is the Kingdom of God Made of Vegetables?
Originally Posted: 09/27/2012 - 12:23pm | Type: Blog

Corporations, which do not speak the language of human love and health, wrangle to profit from the stream of ill Americans falling from the industrial foods conveyor belt. But we know that type 2 diabetes, hea ...

Poverty's Annoying Persistence
Originally Posted: 09/25/2012 - 4:50pm | Type: Blog

We need to get poverty back on the public agenda. In the richest country in the world, numbers that high should be seen as a moral crisis. It’s annoying, isn’t it, how American ...

Echoes of the Poor People's Campaign
Originally Posted: 09/25/2012 - 9:07am | Type: Blog

What if MLK had lived to lead the Poor People's march? Would the United States be a place where 1 out of 5 children, around 15.5 million, are in poverty and where close to 50 million people are without he ...

America’s New “Separate and Unequal” Societies
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 4:55pm | Type: Press

September 20, 2012 Sojo in the News William E. Alberts ...

Official Film Premiere of "The Line"
Originally Posted: 09/18/2012 - 6:57pm | Type: Event

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Poverty in America —It's not what you think.
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 5:31pm | Type: Press

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U.S. denominations urge candidates to respond to poverty
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 2:53pm | Type: Press

September 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Anglican Journal ...

We Asked; They Answered: Obama, Romney on Poverty
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 3:44pm | Type: Press

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US church leaders invite presidential candidates to present policies on poverty
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 3:36pm | Type: Press

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Churches have ‘prophetic duty’ to challenge poverty
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:56pm | Type: Press

August 31, 2012 Sojo in the News Christian Today ...

Poverty Rate Unchanged, But Still Historically High
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 2:58pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Pam Fessler ...

Obama, Romney Address Poverty in New Videos
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 3:36pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Churches Call For Action On Poverty
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 2:55pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Jeanie Groh ...

Romney's strange poverty-reduction 'plan'
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 2:57pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Blake Zeff ...

What the presidential candidates say about poverty; Obama, Romney respond to Circle of Protection invitation
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 3:33pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News National Council Of Churches ...

Obama, Romney Respond to New Poverty Data
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 2:56pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Dias ...

We Asked; They Answered: Obama, Romney on Poverty
Originally Posted: 09/13/2012 - 12:29pm | Type: Blog

families out of poverty. In 2011, Social Security kept 21.4 million people out of poverty, including 14 ...

Poverty Rate Remains at Record Levels
Originally Posted: 10/01/2012 - 1:53pm | Type: Blog

2011 poverty report shows rate remains at 15 percent. The U.S. Census Bureau released its 2011 poverty report this morning, reporting that 46.2 million people were living in p ...

Awful Leads to Wonderful
Originally Posted: 09/11/2012 - 9:04am | Type: Blog

How was your last year? Wherever it fell in the 7-year farming cycle, please remember that your work is a seed in fallow ground that is bringing life to all people, regardless of color, nationality, socio-econ ...

Hungry in America
Originally Posted: 09/07/2012 - 2:00pm | Type: Blog

number people in the U.S. going hungry. 17.9 million households (14.9 percent of households) were  “food ...

Willing to Work, Where Are the Jobs?
Originally Posted: 09/07/2012 - 11:13am | Type: Blog

percent), whites (7.2 percent), blacks (14.1 percent), and Hispanics (10.2 percent) showed little ...

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