Tag Archives: social justice

Thesis Write-Up: “There Is Only the Fight…” An Analysis of the Alinsky Model, by Hillary D. Rodham

At Wellesley College in 1969, Hillary Rodham, now Hillary Rodham Clinton, submitted her thesis about Saul Alinsky, a notorious community organizer. Hillary has been criticized in right-wing circles for doing this.  At the Republican National Convention in 2016, neurosurgeon Ben … Continue reading

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Book Write-Up: Pursuing Justice

Ken Wytsma with D.R. Jacobsen.  Pursuing Justice: The Call to Live & Die for Bigger Things.  Nashville: W Publishing Group (An Imprint of Thomas Nelson), 2013. This book is about why social justice should be important to evangelical Christians.  Wytsma … Continue reading

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Seeing the Elephant

For my write-up today on Paul Knitter’s No Other Name?  A Critical Survey of Christian Attitudes Toward the World Religions, I’ll comment on points that Knitter makes on page 221 and page 229. On page 221, Knitter states the following: … Continue reading

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