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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #322

The program included a report on a group of Dominican nuns' efforts to lobby against current UN sanctions against Iraq, which have left the country's citizens starving from malnutrition; a cover story on a forum examining when a nation should be granted the use of military action against another for engaging in human rights violations and aggressions; and a feature on the controversy that erupted in a wealthy Chicago suburb over a church's religious freedom, in which residents protested against a local Methodist church's decision to allow the homeless to the church once a week. [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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