Evangelicals for Social Action: government, torture, climate change

by M. Pulliam

Evangelicals for Social Action direct readers to take action on abuse of detainees in US custody. The CIA Inspector General’s recent report describes more extensive torture than previous reports have described.

ESA describes what a Biblical perspective of government looks like and how it could help resolve meaningless conflict about health care reform.

A writer reports about her visit to India.

“Changes in monsoon rainfall patterns, flooding and drought, and the increased frequency of large-scale disasters like the 2005 tsunami are all climate-related circumstances that may be blips on the radars of nations in the North but that cut countries like India to the bone. Among the rural poor of India, in particular, these circumstances can’t be ignored, and their causes can’t be speculated on or argued over.”

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