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(A Lutheran learning to be Wesleyan. In other news, I just got a great single malt. Now that's sanctification. Associate pastor, @SaintFrancisUMC.)
Washington, DC (January 23, 2020) — It is with great sadness that I share the news that co-founder and longtime anchor of the PBS NewsHour Jim Lehrer died today, Thursday, January 23, 2020, peacefully in his sleep at home. Lehrer served as…
Anne Azzi Davenport
– Jan 23, 10:00 AM
PBS NewsHour co-founder Jim Lehrer, a giant in journalism known for his tenacity and dedication to simply delivering the news, died Thursday at the age of 85. For Jim, being a journalist was never a self-centered endeavor– he always told…
A large block of the voting public will stay at home on election day if the issues that affect poor and low wealth Americans are not brought to the forefront. We've had nearly 30 debates since 2016 alone, and not one of them has focused on poverty.
The New York Times
Robert D. McFadden
– Jan 23, 10:09 AM
Jim Lehrer, the retired PBS anchorman who for 36 years gave public television viewers a substantive alternative to network evening news programs with in-depth reporting, interviews and analysis of world and national affairs, died on Thursday at his…
American politics has been dominated by the Democratic and Republican Parties since the Civil War. That gives us the illusion of stability — that today's political divisions cut roughly the same lines as yesteryear. But in recent decades…