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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #326

The program included a report looking at the controversial California initiative, Proposition 22, which will be voted on this week and would only allow the state to recognize marriage between men and women; a cover story on Pope John II's journey to the Middle East, beginning with a visit to Egypt where the pope became the first Roman Catholic pope to visit the country; a feature on the release of an Oregon Health Division report on the findings of the state's two year Death with Dignity Act; and a report looking at various states' initiatives to require character education courses implemented into elementary, middle and high school class regimes. [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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