VIDEO: Shane's Trip to Afghanistan

Shane Claiborne recounts his recent trip to Afghanistan to meet the Afghan Peace Volunteers. Thanks to Shane's friend Dan for producing this powerful slideshow with pics from the trip and commentary from Shan...
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The Tale of Two Shootings

Back in the day, my college mid-term and final exams often had an essay question that began, “Compare and contrast…” We were asked to show our knowledge of what we had been studying by discussi...
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Fatalities of Prejudice

Confession: I often fall victim to stereotype and blind prejudice against those outside of my cultural, religious or ethnic circle. I believe many of us have allowed the polarizing and hateful rhetoric of me...
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The War Must Not Go On!

Last evening, President Obama made his long-awaited announcement on beginning withdrawal of the 103, 000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan.  The president announced that 10, 000 of these troops will be withdrawn by...