Jennifer Lau, associate executive director of Canadian Baptist Ministries, talks about the "She Matters" campaign.
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Spooks and goblins will roam the streets on Halloween, but so will patriots. The Sept. 11 attacks on New York and Washington changed more than the country’s mood. They changed Halloween retail. Politicians are out, patriots are in. Masks of politicians like Nixon, Reagan, Gingrich, Gore, Clinton and Bush have always been popular. Not this […]Read More
Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in the May/June 1996 issue of Ethics Report. We offer it today as another way to think about the events unfolding from Sept. 11. Benjamin Barber’s book, Jihad vs. McWorld: How Globalism and Tribalism are Reshaping the World, is available in bookstores. Our world is breaking into warring tribes […]Read More
Recent archaeological evidence of an ancient catastrophic flood in the Black Sea region has sparked headlines about the truth of the Genesis account of Noah. “Did Noah’s Flood Really Happen?” read an Oct. 16 Beliefnet.com headline. And a New York Times headline read, “Scholars Find Further Signs of Big Flood Evoking Noah.” “Archeologists have found […]Read More
When I was a child we would sing, “I’ve got that old time religion in my heart, way down inside.” What is real religion? And how do you get it “way down inside”? Religion is not just about attending church, collecting the offering, saying prayers or reading the Bible. Of course, these are important and […]Read More
Hollywood canceled Sunday night’s Emmy awards for the second time in one month. And the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS), which gives the awards, and CBS, the Emmy telecast’s network, deserve credit. Organizers postponed the original show slated for Sept. 16 after the Sept. 11 attacks on New York and Washington. And they […]Read More