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After fifteen weeks on the New York Times Bestseller list, God's Politics not only changed the conversation about faith and politics in this country, it began a movement. All across the country, wherever Jim Wallis spoke, people were frustrated by tax cuts and budgets that widened the gap between rich and poor, aggravated by the government's lack of response to natural dis...more
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Published October 13th 2009 by HarperCollins e-books (first published September 1st 2006)
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I thought Jim Wallis did an excellent job of presenting an even sided argument for faith and politics. He was equally critical of both liberals and conservatives with regard to how they use, or fail to use, faith to influence their political objectives. My only disappointment was that I wish I had read this book 5 years ago. Many things are now different, especially all his numbers about the national debt and other such statistics. Plus the fact that George W. Bush is no longer president also da...more
Sep 03, 2007 Nan rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: everyone
Very refreshing and eye-opening. Has inspired me to change the world.
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Jim Wallis is president and CEO of Sojourners and editor in chief of Sojourners magazine. He is a bestselling author, public theologian, national preacher, social activist, and international commentator on ethics and public life.

Wallis has written ten books, including the New York Times bestsellers God’s Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn’t Get It and The Great Awakening, and

More about Jim Wallis...
God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It The Great Awakening: Reviving Faith and Politics in a Post-Religious Right America Rediscovering Values: On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street: A Moral Compass for the New Economy On God's Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned about Serving the Common Good The Soul of Politics: Beyond "Religious Right" and "Secular Left"

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