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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #410

The program includes a report on the Texas Baptist Convention in Corpus Christi, Texas, where the faction of the Southern Baptist congregation voted cut $5 million in funding to its parent organization; a cover story on the impact of religion in the 2000 presidential elections, looking at whether the public prefers a leader with strong religious affiliation; a feature examining how the next Supreme Court appointment could affect significant rulings on abortion, affirmative action and federalism; and a report on the Sikh's observance of Guru Nanak Day. [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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