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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Darfur Activist/Muslim Congressional Candidate/Holy Land Artifacts (#1007)

Lucky Severson visits with Dr. Eric Reeves, a scholar-turned-activist crusading against violence and human rights violations in Darfur; Fred de Sam Lazaro looks at how Minnesota Democratic candidate Keith Ellison is galvanizing voters in his campaign to become the nation's first black Muslim member of Congress; curator and exhibit designer of "From Abraham to Jesus" provide a behind-the-scenes look at the largest traveling collection of ancient Holy Land artifacts to ever tour the U.S. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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