Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
This series offers distinctive, informed and one-of-a-kind coverage of religion's role in American life, international news and major ethical issues. Its award-winning team of correspondents, including Lucky Severson, Fred de Sam Lazaro, Judy Valente, Saul Gonzalez, Betty Rollin, Tim O'Brien, and Deborah Potter, along with series host Bob Abernethy and managing editor Kim Lawton, have traveled around the world to report on stories about the faith communities, filling a void that is often neglected by other mainstream media.
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 3:00 AM
*Making Peace in Baltimore - The death of Freddie Gray, an African-American man who died while in police custody, set off widespread?and sometimes violent?protests, marches, and demonstrations that have focused the attention of religious and civic leaders on issues of poverty, hopelessness, race, and police violence. Bishop Eugene Sutton, Episcopal bishop of the Diocese of Maryland, discusses ?the cycle of hopelessness and poverty and violence has been building up for years,? but ?the church has a moral voice that it can use,? and ?eventually justice has to be done in order for there to be peace.
*Same-Sex Marriage Case - The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments this week as it considers a constitutional right to marry for same-sex couples nationwide. Religious groups have been actively lobbying on both sides of the issue. Correspondent Tim O? 'Brien reports on the arguments of the lawyers, the questions of the justices, and the implications of this important decision.
- KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 10:30 AM
- KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
- KQED World: Sun, May 3, 2015 -- 12:00 PM
- KQED World: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 12:30 PM
- KQED World: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 7:00 AM