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Citizen volunteers expose hidden corporate influence.
Kevin Rutledge is the grassroots education coordinator with American Friends Service Committee’s Presidential Campaign Project in Iowa and has deep family roots in Quaker activism for peace and social justice.Posted in: Features, January 2016: Quakers and the Political Process
In March, I received an invitation to this summer’s Friends General Conference Gathering in Johnstown, Pa. Pulling the flyer from […]
Steve Chase, a member of Putney (Vt.) Meeting, is the founding director of Antioch University New England's master's program in Environmental Advocacy and Organizing. He is also the editor of "The Well-Trained Activist" blog at http://eaop-blog.blogspot.com.Posted in: Features
A woodcarver leaves the Marines for a more peaceful life.
Philip C. Scott is a member of Valley Meeting in Wayne, Pa., and lives in Stowe, Vt., with his wife, Roberta. He is an outdoors person, but on rainy days he turns to art for entertainment. Woodcarving is his favorite form of intellectual play—that is what Albert Einstein called art.Posted in: Features, November 2014: Books and Writing
I am grateful for the opportunity to speak with you at what is so clearly an urgent time. With your […]
Scott Simon, host of National Public Radio's Weekend Edition, is a former member of Friends Meeting of Washington (D.C.), and of Northside Meeting in Chicago, Ill. He spent many hours covering the terrorist strike at the World Trade Center. This article is based on a talk given on September 25 in Washington, D.C, as the annual Parker Lecture sponsored by the United Church of Christ. Scott Simon's memoir Home and Away has recently been released in paperback. ©2001 Scott SimonPosted in: Features
“The Power of the Lord,” or just simply, “The Power,” was a very important concept to the early Quakers, but […]
Scott Martin is a longtime attender at Centre Meeting in Centreville, Delaware.Posted in: Features, May 2001
Food ethics has long been an important part of the tradition of Friends.
John Sniegocki is a member of Community Friends Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he and his family serve as resident caretakers. John teaches religious ethics and directs the Peace and Justice Studies program at Xavier University.
This online version of the June-July 2019 print article includes citations and references.Posted in: Features, June/July 2019: Food Choices
Letters from Friends Journal readers.
Adoptions, marriages, and deaths.
Answering Terror is an anthology of articles and reflections, largely drawn from Friends Journal, that deal with Quaker reactions to […]
Walter Wink is a member of South Berkshire (Mass.) Meeting and professor emeritus of Biblical Interpretation at Auburn Theological Seminary.Posted in: Features
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