Power In Community

  Rabbi Renée Bauer’s Invocation for the Wisconsin AFL-CIO Biennial Convention August 30, 2016 Good morning, my name is Rabbi Renée Bauer the director of the Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin. It is a pleasure to be here this morning among such a great crowd of…

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God’s Kin-dom, Justice, Freedom

By Mary Kay Glazer I have a confession: I almost always feel way too overwhelmed by the gross injustice and oppression in the world, to the point of numbness. I turn away from news reports because my feelings of deep despair are too much to bear. Anyway, there isn’t even…

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Fasting for God Consciousness

By Hanif Nu’Man, ICWJ board member Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim lunar calendar. During this month Muslims all over the world are obliged to observe fasting from the break of dawn to sunset; meaning do not eat or drink or have intimate relations. The fast is compulsory for those…

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An Overdue Change in Overtime

A Reflection on Biblical Justice and the New Overtime Rules By Mary Kay Glazer, ICWJ Volunteer Come now, you rich people, weep and wail for the miseries that are coming to you. Your riches have rotted, and your clothes are moth-eaten. Your gold and silver have rusted, and their rust will…

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