Three surprising ways the Protestant Reformation shaped our world

Martin Luther Posts His 95 Theses to the door of the church!

By Alec Ryrie, special to CNN
Updated 6:26 AM ET, Sun October 29, 2017

Alec Ryrie is the author of "Protestants: The Faith That Made the Modern World" and professor of Christian history at Durham University in England.

(CNN)If you're a Protestant, the anniversary of the revolution Martin Luther set in motion 500 years ago this Tuesday is a big deal. But even if you're not, it should be. The Reformation was one of the decisive events that made the world we live in, for better or worse.

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Save the Haitians from Trump's Racism!

By LUIS ALONSO LUGO, Associated Press
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.

The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit will be extended one last time — until July 2019 — to give Haitians time to prepare to return home.

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Updated 9:09 PM ET, Sun November 19, 2017

Thomas J. Hudner Jr., a former Navy pilot who won the Medal of Honor for attempting to rescue a fellow pilot during the Korean War, died Monday. He was 93. Hudner talked with CNN last year about his remarkable friendship with the pilot, Jesse Leroy Brown, who was the Navy's first black aviator. This story contains language that may be offensive to some readers.

Migrants-Nigeria-Ghana-Mali-Niger Sold as Slaves in Libya. This is 2017!

Migrant Detention Center in Tripoli, Libya for Black Africans from Nigeria, Ghana, Mali, & Niger they will be auctioned off into slavery after which they will later be deported. THIS WOULD HAVE NEVER EVER HAPPENED UNDER THE RULE OF MUAMMAR GADDAFI A STAUNCH ALLY OF BLACK AFRICA. HE SENT TROOPS TO FIGHT THE APARTHEID GOVERNMENT TROOPS OF SOUTH AFRICA!
Ship containing migrants from Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia, Mali, & Niger. If they reach Libya, they will be arrested and sold into slavery after which they will later be deported. Price range from $400.00 to $1,100.00 on the auction block. AGAIN: THIS WOULD HAVE NEVER EVER HAPPENED UNDER THE RULE OF MUAMMAR GADDAFI A STAUNCH ALLY OF BLACK AFRICA. HE SENT TROOPS TO FIGHT THE APARTHEID GOVERNMENT TROOPS OF SOUTH AFRICA! RONALD REAGAN REFUSED TO HELP THE AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS. ISRAEL SERVED AND REMAINED AN ALLY OF THE APARTHEID GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH AFRICA!!!
Muammar Gaddafi provided money and arms to the African National Congress. RONALD REAGAN REFUSED TO HELP THE AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS WHILE ISRAEL SERVED AND REMAINED AN ALLY OF THE APARTHEID GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH AFRICA!!!

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Tripoli, Libya (CNN) -- "Eight hundred," says the auctioneer. "900 ... 1,000 ... 1,100 ..." Sold. For 1,200 Libyan dinars -- the equivalent of $800.

NATIVE AMERICAN LIVES MATTER!!!

Police kill more Native Americans per year than African Americans!!! How many of us are aware of this atrocity??? How many of our religious leaders/spoke persons are addressing the slaughter of our Native Americans??? Where are they???

The forgotten minority in police shootings
By Elise Hansen, CNN
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Native Americans are killed in police encounters at a higher rate than any other racial or ethnic group
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Martin Luther

Washington D.C., Oct 30, 2017 CNA/EWTN News.- One fated Halloween, 500 years ago, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of Wittenberg Castle in a dramatic act of defiance against the Catholic Church.

Or, he may have just hung it on the doorknob. Or mailed out copies.

Or, if he did nail it, the act of the nailing itself would not have been all that significant, because the door may have been used as a bulletin board where everyone was nailing announcements.

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Washington D.C. (CNA) -- One fated Halloween, 500 years ago, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of Wittenberg Castle in a dramatic act of defiance against the Catholic Church.

Or, he may have just hung it on the doorknob. Or mailed out copies.

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