Day: November 16, 2014

Poor Gays

In an entry for TalkPoverty.org, Bishop Gene Robinson highlights the intersection of poverty, sexual orientation, and race in a recently released report:

No casseroles for Schizophrenics

The Rev. Kathryn Greene-McCreight, who is the author of Darkness is My Only Companion: A Christian Response to Mental Illness and a Priest Associate at the Episcopal Church at Yale, writes in Tikkun that Christians should not let families of the mentally ill suffer alone in silence:

Open letter to Missouri Governor Jay Nixon

Ahead of the grand jury verdict in St. Louis County to determine whether to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, Jim Wallis of Sojourner’s is asking Governor of Missouri Jay Nixon to work for peace and safeguard rights to free speech: