Unified We Are a Force: How Faith and Labor Can Overcome by Joerg Henkel-Rieger, Rosemarie Rieger

By Joerg
Henkel-Rieger, Rosemarie Rieger

The American dream of “pulling your self up by way of your bootstraps” is not any longer attainable, if it ever was once. such a lot people stay paycheck-to-paycheck, and inequality has develop into one of many maximum difficulties dealing with our kingdom. operating humans and folks of religion have the facility to alter this—but basically once we get unified!

In this sensible and theological guide for justice, popular theologian Joerg Rieger and his spouse, group and hard work activist Rosemarie Henkel-Rieger, aid the operating majority (the ninety nine% folks) comprehend what's occurring and the way we will make a distinction. notice how our religion is deeply attached with our paintings. tips on how to set up humans and construct energy and what our diversified religion traditions can give a contribution. examine from case stories the place those ideas were used successfully—and how we will use them. improve “deep unity” that allows you to forge solidarity whereas utilizing our adjustments for the typical good.

“This publication is a call for participation for us to hear, with God, to the cries of these who labor.” —Shane Claiborne, writer and Activist

“We are all alternate unionists now. we're all civil rights activists now. … Unified we're a Force is the guide for we all who paintings and are humans of religion or goodwill, who think in an ethical universe, to hitch arms and march together.” —Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, writer of Forward Together

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