Guest Voices: poverty


Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 11/04/2012

‘Nuns on the bus’ leader: Power to the people - below the poverty line

Want to win this election? Recruit the vote of 46 million Americans, says Sister Simone Campbell.

By Simone Campbell  |  05:05 PM ET, 11/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sister Simone Campbell; Nuns on the Bus, Ryan budget; poverty; poverty line; NETWORK; faith and politics; campaign 2012; election 2012

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 08/17/2012

Time to change the conversation from demonizing to finding common ground

Family Research Council shooting doesn’t erase decades of misformation about gays.

By Becky Garrison  |  04:43 PM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Family Research Council shooting, Souther Poverty Law Center, LGBT community, advocacy groups

Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 08/07/2012

White supremacy: The real ‘homegrown’ terrorism

As white Americans, we must recognize the threat that “white supremacy” poses to the equal dignity and worth of all human beings as created in the image of God.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  07:07 PM ET, 08/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  white supremacy, Wade Michael Page, Sikh temple shooting, Southern Poverty Law Center

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 02/13/2012

Guilty Catholic pleasure? ‘Downton Abbey’

I feel the tiniest bit guilty liking “Downton” because it celebrates income inequalities, noblesse oblige and snottiness. But how!

By James Martin  |  01:38 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  poverty, guilty, catholic guilt, downton abbey

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 02/13/2012

The 2013 budget: A looming drama of biblical proportions

This budget and its choices are biblical choices.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  01:05 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, obama, morality, poverty