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This summer, renew your commitment to FOR

Greetings!

As we begin our new fiscal year, we have much to look forward to!

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Christian Churches Together: Response to Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter From Birmingham Jail” on its 50th Anniversary

Earlier this week, it was my joy to gather with Christian Churches Together as three dozen denominations gave their official response [PDF] to Martin Luther King, Jr.’s famous challenge to the Christian churches.

Help Protect Local Occupy Groups From Government Attack

We all have seen the sad spectacles of police — under orders from political leaders — using cruel and unnecessary violence to evict and punish local Occupy groups, along with the courageous nonviolence some of these Occupiers have shown.

Justice Begins within the Social Entrepreneur Organization

Before social change organizations can really change the world, many will first need to change themselves. If social change groups seek to change the world, we’ll need to invest the effort in creating just organizations that respect and cultivate talent.” read article

Beyond the Yellow Ribbon: Hope for Returning Veterans

Major Tammy Duckworth hobbled to the podium on her own power — aided by prosthetic devices in both her legs and one arm.

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PTSD Nation

My father fought in WWII. My son fought in Iraq. My son has PTSD.

It turns out that my father probably had it too.