Entries related to: freedom

A Reflection on Freedom

Reverence for liberty and democracy, desire for broad participation and consultation, love of diverse opinions, and freedom of expression: These are gifts that we Americans offer the universal Church. But we all still have a lot to learn about freedom.
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The NAACP: Letting Freedom Reign

Rosa Parks changed history when she refused to yield her seat on that Montgomery, Alabama, bus in 1955. A lesser-known piece of history reveals that one of the motives behind her act was that she was haunted by the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till the year prior. Parks was, simply, fed up.
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