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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Iraq Constitution/Black Churches & Darfur Activism/Rancho Feliz (#851)

Nina Shea from Freedom House joins guest host Lucky Severson to discuss the role of religion in the drafting of Iraq's new constitution; Kim Lawton looks at the leading role American black churches are taking in spearheading grassroots' efforts to combat genocidal violence in the Sudan's Western Darfur region; Lucky Severson visits with philanthropist Gil Gillenwater for a look at how he is working through his charitable foundation "Rancho Feliz" to help struggling families in Mexico. [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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