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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #336

This program included a feature looking at a report released by the US Commission on International Religious Freedom calling for the US to deny permanent trade relations with China until the country embraces religious freedom of Christians; a feature examining the continuing battle Protestant denominations are having with homosexual issues, which will be the focus of The United Methodists' quadrennial meeting this month; and a cover story on the legacy of Cardinal John O'Connor, New York's archbishop who died on May 3, 2000 following a battle with brain cancer. [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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