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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

This series provides in-depth coverage of the top religion and ethics stories of the week as well as religious and ethical perspectives on domestic and foreign events and the arts. Hosted by veteran journalist Bob Abernethy, the series brings viewers breaking news through live and taped reports filed by a team of correspondents in the field and interviews with prominent newsmakers.

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Saturday, Jun 8, 2013 - 3:00 AM    Mass Incarceration - More than forty years after the civil rights movement that ended legal segregation, African-American men are six times more likely than whites to be imprisoned, especially for drug offenses, in what has been called a "human rights nightmare." As Deborah Potter reports, churches often provide ministries to prison inmates---but insufficient support when those inmates are released and in need of jobs and housing that could prevent them from returning to prison. Joni Eareckson Tada: Breast Cancer Update - Actress Angelina Jolie's announcement last month that she had undergone a preventative double mastectomy to reduce her chances of developing breast cancer put a new spotlight on the disease. D
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