Day: August 25, 2014

India has a brilliant alternative to the Ice Bucket Challenge

If you have eyes, and an internet connection, then you’ve seen a video recording of someone getting ice water dumped over their heads in the past month or so. This is a challenge dreamed up to raise awareness and money to fight ALS (formerly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease), known as the Ice Bucket Challenge. […]

Black clergy of Ferguson write a protest letter

The Huffington Post reports the National African-American Clergy Network wrote a letter, late last week, decrying the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson. Since then, it has grown exponentially, collecting signatures from folks as diverse as the head of the National Council of Churches to the head of the Seventh Day Adventists. The statement reads, […]