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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Democratic National Convention/Olympic Archer/Botanicas/ Mother-to-Child Summer Camp (#748)

Kim Lawton highlights the religious dimension of events at the Democratic National Convention in Boston; Bob Faw talks with evangelical U.S. Olympic team archer Jennifer Nichols about her faith and her sport; Saul Gonzalez reports from Los Angeles on the proliferation and popularity of "botanicas" -- special shops that feature a rich array of spiritual and religious merchandise; Bob Abernethy provides a behind-the-scenes look at a faith-based summer camp that reconnects incarcerated mothers with their children. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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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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