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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Illicit Antiquities/Anne Lamott/Jewish Hair-Cutting Ceremony (#950)

Lucky Severson travels to Cambodia for an investigative look at how the global trade in illicit antiquities is fueling wholesale destruction and looting of some of the world's most magnificent Buddhist temples and sacred sites; Kim Lawton talks with bestselling author Anne Lamott about her candid and quirky approach to faith; Rabbi Yisrael Deren of Chabad-Lubavitch describes the ritual and symbolism of the Jewish hair-cutting ceremony for three-year old boys. [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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