Interfaith

Interfaith Peace March Staged Following Atrocities in Iraq and Nepal

September 6, 2004

Source: DAWN

Wire Service: AFP

http://www.dawn.com/2004/09/06/top17.htm

On September 6, 2004 Agence France-Presse reported, 'Some 3,000 people from various religious groups in Nepal took advantage of the relaxation of a curfew to stage a peace march through the streets of the Nepalese capital on Sunday, organizers said. Those taking part in the procession called for religious tolerance following rioting directed at Muslim targets in response to the...

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Eck on Denial of Tariq Ramadan by Homeland Security

September 4, 2004

Source: The Boston Globe

http://www.boston.com/news/globe/editorial_opinion/oped/articles/2004/09/04/why_exclude_a_muslim_voice/

On September 4, 2004 The Boston Globe provided an editorial by Diana Eck on the denied entry of Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan into the US. Such efforts, according to Eck, limit the possibilities for healthy social and religious dialogue between Muslim's and the West. Eck writes, "Ramadan's...

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Opinion: Revoking Progressive Muslim Scholar's Visa "Sends Signal of Paranoia"

September 4, 2004

Source: The Boston Globe

http://www.boston.com/news/globe/editorial_opinion/oped/articles/2004/09/04/why_exclude_a_muslim_voice/

On September 4, 2004 The Boston Globe ran an op-ed piece by Pluralism Project director Dr. Diana Eck, responding to the U.S. government revoking the visa of Swiss Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan. Eck writes, "I write as a scholar who believes Ramadan's progressive voice is critical for all of us...

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Becket Fund Intervenes in Ganesha Temple Dispute

September 3, 2004

Source: News India Times

http://desitalk.newsindia-times.com/2004/09/03/nyc12-q-top.html

On September 3, 2004 News India Times reported that, "Roman Storzer, director of litigation of The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, had asked Justice Raymond Dearie to issue an injunction barring the New York State Supreme Court Judge Joseph J. Golia and his appointed referee, Anthony J. Piacentini, from engaging in further activity that would jeopardize the rights and...

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Fighting Against Injustice Towards Harmony (FAITH)

This data was last updated on 15 October 2020.

Address: P.O. Box 164, Daytona Beach, FL 32115
Email: faithvolusia@gmail.com
Phone: 386-238-7060
Website: http://www.faithvolusia.org/
Mission: FAITH is an interfaith, Congregation-based Community Organization. Member Congregations pledge to build powerful Justice Ministries within their own congregations and to work together to address the root causes of issues of...

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DuPage Interfaith Worker Justice

This data was last updated on 12 January 2021

Address: c/o St. Margaret Mary Church, 1450 Green Trails Dr., Naperville, IL 60540
Phone: 630-236-8633
Website: http://www.iwj.org/locations/illinois
Mission: Interfaith Worker Justice (IWJ) is a national network that builds collective power by advancing the rights of workers through unions, worker centers, and other expressions of the labor movement and by engaging diverse faith...

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Greater Long Beach Interfaith Community Organization

This data was last updated on 8 October 2020.

Address: 5600 Linden Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90805
Phone: 562-984-2727
Email: info@greaterlongbeachico.org
Website: http://www.greaterlongbeachico.org/
Mission: ICO works through member congregations in Long Beach to engage low and moderate income families in civic life and the democratic process through leadership training and congregation-based organizing.

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The Edward E. Brueggeman Center for Dialogue

This data was last updated on 19 November 2020.

Address: 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207-4442
Phone: 513-745-3922
Email: cummins@xavier.edu
Website: http://www.xu.edu/dialogue/
Mission: The Edward E. Brueggeman Center for Dialogue works collaboratively for a more just, equitable, and sustainable world. The center's projects use dialogue and collaboration to build social capital - the human-to-human...

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Soulforce Denver

This data was last updated on 14 May 2020.

Address: Attn: Christopher Hubble, Group Co-Leader
330 E. 10th Avenue, #208, Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-482-1690
Website: https://www.soulforce.org/
Mission: Soulforce's seeks to end the religious and political oppression of LGBTQI people through relentless nonviolent resistance.

 

 

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Greater Waterbury Interfaith Ministries, Inc.

This data was last updated on 14 October 2020.

Address: 770 East Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06702
Phone: 203-757-7734
Website: https://gwimwaterbury.org/
Mission: The Greater Waterbury Interfaith Ministries, Inc. nourishes the hungry in a respectful and dignified manner and endeavor to empower their clients to become self-sufficient.

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