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Webinar: How to Run a Fair Trade Sale at Your Church

Click here to register for the webinar on Monday, July 28, from 12 to 1 PM EDT! Have you ever seen Fair Trade Products at a local Fair Trade shop or 10,000 villages? Has your church or presbytery sold fair … Continue reading

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J. Herbert Nelson Reacts to the Hobby Lobby Decision

Article originally featured in the Office of Public Witness blog. See also: A Travesty and Shame on the Nation: J. Herbert Nelson on Harris v. Quinn. The Reverend J. Herbert Nelson this week expressed dismay at the Supreme Court’s (SCOTUS) … Continue reading

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A Travesty and a Shame on the Nation

Harris v. Quinn Limits Workers’ Collective Bargaining Rights Article originally featured in the Office of Public Witness blog. See also: J. Herbert Nelson Reacts to the Hobby Lobby Decision. The Reverend J. Herbert Nelson, II, Director of the Presbyterian Church … Continue reading

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Supersizing Wealth Speech and Downsizing Campaign Fairness: McCutcheon v. FEC

Two weeks ago, the Supreme Court continued its recent rollback of campaign finance law by declaring unconstitutional aggregate limits on political contributions. Aggregate limits place caps on the total sum a single donor can give to all candidates and certain … Continue reading

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