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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Hispanic Voters/Election 2004: Value Issues/Ramadan Fasting (#809)

Kim Lawton reports on the efforts by the Democratic and Republican party to win the Hispanic vote; Bob Abernethy leads a studio discussion about how the presidential candidates' faith affects their views on important value issues such as gay marriage and the environment; Muslim Chaplain Imam Yahya Hendi describes the traditional practice - and spiritual discipline - of fasting during Ramadan. [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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