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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Saudi Religious Extremism/Post-Katrina Christmas on the Gulf Coast (#916)

Kate Seelye reports on the controversial debate over whether the Saudi government's rigid interpretation of Islam is contributing to world terrorism; Kim Lawton explores how the Christmas messages of comfort and joy are helping victims of Hurricane Katrina deal with the challenges they face in rebuilding their homes, communities and churches. [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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