Shane Claiborne shared his lessons learned through years of activism. Submitted photo.

‘Richest lonely people in the world’

Speaker shares lessons learned through years of activism From Philadelphia to Calcutta to Baghdad, Christian peace activist and author Shane Claiborne has been advocating against injustice around the world for […]

 

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