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Remembering the revival on the National Mall

Martin Luther King Jr. seen during his “I Have a Dream” speech.AP Hand clapping. Foot stomping. Shouts of “Amen!” and … Continued

Sikhs find faith in Oak Creek, one year later

On Aug.7, 2012 in Oak Creek, Wis., a candlelight vigil was held for the victims of a mass shooting at … Continued

Eric Holder rejects ‘stand your ground.’ Does the Bible?

Jacob Langston/ Orlando Sentinel Attorney General Eric Holder is speaking out against ‘stand your ground’ laws, which exist in 30 … Continued

AME bishops condemns actions taken against Eric Holder

“[T]he African Methodist Episcopal church has a 196 year tradition of speaking truth to power and advocating the active application … Continued

Peter King’s hearings: Muslims stand united for a secure America

I wish people were more familiar with the name Salman Hamdani than the name Faisal Shehzad. Salman Hamdani was a … Continued

Obama ‘grappling’ with gay marriage

By Elizabeth TenetyU.S. President Barack Obama leaves the Oval Office before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the … Continued

For American Muslims, a year of living dangerously

Today’s guest blogger is Farhana Khera, the Executive Director of Muslim Advocates, a national legal advocacy and educational organization. As … Continued

Religious groups react to tough Arizona immigration law

A wide range of religious leaders are speaking out about Arizona’s new immigration law, the strictest in the nation. The … Continued

End U.S.-sponsored torture forever

By Rev. Richard L. KillmerNational Religious Campaign Against Torture Just two days after taking the Oath of Office, President Barack … Continued

Should Government Discriminate?

Q: Dozens of major religious groups and denominations are urging Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. to renounce a Bush-era … Continued

Holder Must Withdraw the Memo

Q: Dozens of major religious groups and denominations are urging Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. to renounce a Bush-era … Continued

White House Iftar

Tuesday night’s White House Iftar had both a courtly feel and a common touch. Servers circled the ornate reception rooms … Continued

Attorney General Meets with Young Muslim Americans

By Jacqueline L. Salmon Atty. Gen. Eric Holder held a private visit with about 200 young Muslim Americans during a … Continued

Mary McLeod Bethune’s Hope Today

By Rev. Brenda Girton-MitchellGrace and Race Ministries, Inc. An Open Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder: Dear Attorney General Eric … Continued

Was Case Against AIPAC Lobbyists Anti-Semitic?

By Michelle Boorstein Two weeks after the U.S. government dropped its case against two pro-Israel lobbyists, a group of more … Continued

Rabbis Question “Unprecedented Prosecution”

By Shmuel HerzfeldNational Vice-President, Coalition of Jewish Concerns More than 125 rabbis from across the denominations of Judaism have signed … Continued

Torture is Wrong in So Many Ways

The UN Convention Against Torture states that torture should be abolished because it violates “human dignity.” From your perspective, what … Continued

It’s Not Only Moral To Help Your Neighbor, It’s Smart

This is a great question, at a time when we are hearing a constant drumbeat (mainly, though not exclusively, from … Continued

Catholics and Racism

I don’t know if I agree with the “coward” part of his statement, but Attorney General Eric Holder’s concern for … Continued