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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

The Black Church and Aids (#329)

The program included a report looking at the black church's efforts to educate African Americans about AIDS, which disproportionately affects the African American community across the United States; an update on the moral and ethical issues surrounding cloning, including a look at the controversial new procedure being studied known as xenotransplantation -- in which animal organs are tranplanted into humans; and a feature story looking at what changes churches are making to accommodate the physically and mentally challenged. [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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