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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

U.S. Supreme Court and the Ten Commandments/Religious Dating Online/Spirituality of American Indian Art (#824)

Tim O'Brien examines two cases pending before the U.S. Supreme Court that address whether states displaying the Ten Commandments are in violation of the First Amendment's "establishment of religion" clause; Betty Rollin looks at Internet matchmaking sites that are helping religious singles find their soul mates online; Richard Townsend, curator at the Art Institute of Chicago, describes the spiritual themes and symbolism of works featured in the special exhibition, " Hero, Hawk and Open Hand." [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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