COULD THERE BE A PEACEFUL RESPONSE TO THE INCREASING TENSIONS IN THE WORLD?04/03/02
In the first segment Jan Roberts of the Institute for Ethics and Meaning and Earth Charter, and Jonathan Price discuss the upcoming EARTH CHARTER AWARENESS CONCERT in Tampa. The charter calls for greater social justice and humane treatment of all people. Also appearing on the program: former Notre Dame theology professor Jim Douglas discusses 9/11 IN LIGHT OF THE LIFE, TEACHINGS AND DEATH OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. Douglas will be speaking on this subject at two area churches this weekend. In the final segment of this program Medea Benjamin, director of the human rights group Global Exchange, discussed her recent trip to Afghanistan with victims of the 9/11 attacks to visit Afghani citizens injured by the recent U.S. bombing. She also discussed the Enron scandal and efforts to re-invigorate grassroots citizen involvement.