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News and Commentary
by Ed Knudson

1) Coal Train Crisis Abates
2) Gay Marriage Ban Ending in England and Wales on Saturday
3) Obama Should Have Prosecuted the Bush Administration for War Crimes
4) A False Gospel: Corporate Christianity
5) Koch Brothers are Creating Their Own Political Party

Article  by Ed Knudson:  Extreme wealth concentration is now as bad as before the Great Depression. Why can't Americans get excited by this and do something politically? Read Paul Krugman...  3/28/2014

Article  by Robert Parry:  Like Iraq, the mass media is in lockstep in presenting a very false and simplistic story about Ukraine which can lead to huge diplomatic and military mistakes.  3/28/2014

Article  Events are beginning to happen in preparation for the 500 anniversary of the Reformation, Luther's 95 theses in 1517.  3/28/2014

Article  by Eli Clifton:  Owners David and Barbara Green use their vast wealth to influence a type of Christianity supportive of their corporate goals, against freedom and equality for all.  3/27/2014

Article  by Garrett FitzGerald:  Radical faith is committed to liberty, equality, and solidarity first and foremost. Institutional liberals put order first, are afraid of dramatic change. The radicals have generated the core ideas.  3/26/2014

Article  by Ian Millhiser:  It appears the Supreme Court will give corporations power to reject federal regulation based on claims of 'religious freedom.' This portends huge changes in the religious-ethical landscape.  3/26/2014

Article  by C.J. Werleman:  Right wing Christianity is damaging the witness and outreach of the true church. A false gospel is being preached.  3/26/2014

Article  by ZoltŠn Grossman:  An estimated 30 percent of the protesters in Kiev's Independence Square were far-right ultranationalists. And they are in the new government.  3/11/2014

Article  by Tom Engelhardt:  Despite blustery and bellicose talk from some old line neoconservatives, there seems to be something new under the sun. A lack of war.  3/4/2014

Article  by Chris Hedges:  In this significant piece, the author speaks of human resistance to a consumer culture based on corporate profit, limitless exploitation, and continued extraction of fossil fuels.  1/27/2014

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