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Pandemic Profile: How An Imam And His Clairemont Congregation Are Staying In Touch

Dec. 11, 2020
By John Carroll

Imam Taha Hassane leads the largest Muslim congregation in San Diego County. We checked in to find out how he is leading his congregation in the challenging era of COVID-19.

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Pandemic Profile: Carlsbad Rabbi On How He, His Congregation Are Surviving COVID-19 Crisis

Dec. 10, 2020
By John Carroll

"Am I going to curse the darkness, or am I going to try and kindle a light?" A Carlsbad rabbi tells us how he and his congregation are coping with COVID-19.

Bishop Terrell Fletcher of City of Hope Interna...

San Diego Faith Leaders Gather To Demand An End To Police Brutality, Racism

June 11, 2020
By John Carroll

Nearly 30 faith leaders from across San Diego County gathered on Thursday to demand an end to police brutality and systemic racism in society.

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What Climate Change Tells Us About Ourselves

Oct. 23, 2018
By Jade Hindmon

What does climate change tell us about ourselves? One friar and theology professor sits down with KPBS Midday Edition to talk about the moral implications of climate change.

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16th Street Baptist Church Bombing Survivor Advocates For Forgiveness

April 29, 2016
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Megan Burke

Sarah Collins Rudolph was 12 years old when her sister and three friends were killed by a bomb planted by the Ku Klux Klan at a church basement in Alabama.

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Local University Says No To LGBT Organization

Dec. 17, 2012
By Deb Welsh

Point Loma Nazarene University will not allow an LGBT organization on campus. For many students not only is the decision disappointing, but it's also frustrating.

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Elderly Members Of Atheist Group Face Jeers, Fears From Peers

Dec. 5, 2012
By Claire Trageser

A group of retirement center residents in Carlsbad have started a group called Atheists Anonymous. But the group's leader says their reception hasn't been positive.

Parents Considering Legal Action Over School Yoga

Oct. 22, 2012
Associated Press

A group of parents are bent out of shape over yoga classes in the Encinitas Union School District.

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New Pew Study Explores Link Between Religion And Politics In Latinos' Lives

Oct. 18, 2012
By John Rosman, Laurel Morales

More than half of the country’s Latinos favor allowing same-sex marriage, according to a recent poll by the Pew Hispanic Center.

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Sister Helen Prejean, Church Leaders Urge Passage Of Prop 34

Oct. 2, 2012
By Tom Fudge

A dozen San Diego religious leaders joined the author of "Dead Man Walking" in a movement to repeal the death penalty.

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Review: 'Inherit The Wind'

Aug. 1, 2012
By Beth Accomando

Last month protesters outside Comic-Con held signs urging people to "Read Their Bible." You will see similar signs in the Globe's new production of "Inherit the Wind" (running through September 25 at the Globe's Lowell Davies Festival Stage). Listen to my radio feature.

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Surfing Madonna Finds New Home In Nearby Leucadia

June 27, 2012
By Dwane Brown

One year and three days after a popular glass mosaic was removed from public property north of San Diego in Encinitas, the surfing Madonna has a new home about a mile away from the old site and its already drawing lots of attention.

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House Bills Promote Religion At War Memorials

Jan. 25, 2012
JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press

The House on Tuesday passed two bills endorsing the use of religious symbols at military memorials.

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Science Vs. Spirituality: An Interview With Deepak Chopra And Leonard Mlodinow

Nov. 29, 2011
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nate John, Patty Lane

Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow join us to talk about their new book, which presents spiritual and scientifically based views on universal questions.

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At 106, Life Is Beautiful For This San Diego Woman

Nov. 22, 2011
By Katie Schoolov

Laura Simon, who will be 106 years old Saturday, shares some of the insights she's gained in over a century of life.

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