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  • Hispanic Protestants - The explosive growth of the number of evangelical Protestants who are Hispanic.  Deborah Potter reports on the personal religious experiences of Hispanic evangelicals in Chicago at what is now the largest Assembly of God church in the country.
  • Combating Extremism in Britain - David Tereshchuk examines the mixed results of the British government’s efforts to prevent violent religious extremism by some of its own people.  Some of the country’s Muslim leaders say that can lead to profiling.
  • Religious Reaction to the George Zimmerman Verdict - Guest host Deborah Potter and managing editor Kim Lawton are joined by Reverend Romal Tune to discuss the response to the controversial verdict and what faith communities can do now to address issues surrounding race and violence that arose from the case.

 

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