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Occupy Wall Street– reflections from radical Christians in Philly–and from Unitarian Universalists in different venues

This is a blog posting from the Christian Century magazine on faith and the Occupy Wall Street movement. Key word: “Jubilee” is the Hebrew tradition of liberating families from debt bondage every 50 years, so that inter-generational bondage does not persist. Recently it’s been demanded that rich countries and banks grant a jubilee of debt forgiveness to poor nations burdened by enormous loans.
Read the posting here: http://christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2011-10/raising-questions-philadelphia

Unitarian Universalists have also been involved in the Occupy movement in various places.  Read a posting by the Rev. Dr. William Schulz, head of UU Service Commitee, on the Huffington Post, and read news capsules about Occupy involvement.

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