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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #225

This program featured a report on the increasing problem of homelessness in America, the indifference of many Americans to it, and the controversial solutions put in place by some cities; a cover story on rising religious violence against Christians in India, the tensions between Hindus and Christians, and the Indian government's promised commitment to protecting religious minorities; a discussion on an Oregon Health Division report on the first year of Oregon's Death with Dignity Act; a profile of Dovey Roundtree, one of the first African American female officers, a prominent attorney and an ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: This series provides in-depth coverage of the top religion and ethics stories of the week as well as religious and ethical perspectives on domestic and foreign events and the arts. Hosted by veteran journalist Bob Abernethy, the series brings viewers breaking news through live and taped reports filed by a team of correspondents in the field and interviews with prominent newsmakers.

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