Confronting the Oppressor with Humanity

Peaceful protesters get up-close and personal with Israeli soldiers Story and photography by Ryan Rodrick Beiler Mahmoud Al’aa Elddin spends most Friday afternoons in “dialogue” with the Israeli soldiers who invade his West Bank village of Al-Masara. Each week since 2006, Palestinian, international, and Israeli activists have attempted to march from Al-Masara to agricultural lands […]

The Che Guevara Jesus

by Paul Alexander (image courtesy of ChurchAds.net) I love this picture.  I’ve been showing it in my classes for more than a decade.  But why in the world would I—an activist committed to consistent nonviolence—appreciate a portrayal of Jesus that is blended with Che Guevara?  Che was a violent revolutionary who killed people for the […]