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Beyond Chron Will Return in 2010

Posted December 23, 2009 by

Beyond Chron is taking a two-week hiatus, and will resume normal publication on Monday, January 4th. We wish all our readers a Happy Holiday season, and best wishes for the New Year. Hopefully, 2010 will offer a renewed promise for
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He Talked to a 900-Foot Jesus

Posted December 21, 2009 by Tommi Avicolli-Mecca

In the end, the man who once claimed he raised a baby from the dead could not perform the same feat for himself. Evangelical giant Oral Roberts, who pioneered the use of television to spread his brand of Christian fundamentalism,
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2009: The Year Change Fell Prey to Backroom Deals

Posted December 18, 2009 by Paul Hogarth

“I’m going to have all the [health care] negotiations around a big table. And it will be televised on C-SPAN, so that people can see who is making arguments on behalf of their constituents and who are making arguments on
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Two Books that Give Hope This Holiday Season

Posted December 18, 2009 by

Beyond Chron Editor Randy Shaw has written two inspiring books that would make excellent gifts for your favorite activists this holiday season. Shaw’s The Activist Handbook provides a nuts and bolts guide to strategic organizing for change, and offers a
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Rent Romus’ “The Lords of Outland XV”

Posted December 18, 2009 by E. "Doc" Smith

Founded in 1994, the Lords of Outland is a rotating collective of ensemble members under the direction of saxophonist and producer Rent Romus. Throughout the Lords’ fifteen year history in the spirit of free form experimentation its core roster has
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