Eboo Patel is an author at Religion News Service.
Seeking unity, Biden should look to Nelson Mandela
(RNS) — The new president should craft a strategy that welcomes the willing from the other side back into the circle of decency.
How to motivate millions of Americans to get vaccinated? Let faith help.
(RNS) — With thousands of lives on the line, America’s diverse religious communities are uniquely prepared to unite to meet this moment.
The campaign is over. Will a Biden-Harris administration deliver on its interfaith promises?
(Interfaith America) — Leveraging the religious and ethical values of millions of Americans – both to build religious pluralism, and to solve social problems – could be a lasting legacy of their administration.
Amy Coney Barrett and the American wars of religion
(Interfaith America) — Support for the diverse faith and philosophical convictions that shape American public life should be a matter of bipartisan pride.
From King to Gandhi, racial justice brings faiths together
(RNS) — Racial equity is a movement where people from different faiths meet, are inspired by one another and advance a cause that we view as a sacred command.
George Floyd and the Patels: A story in generations
(RNS) — If you talked to my kids about Morning in America, they would just laugh at you.
Passover, Easter, Ramadan — and interfaith America in action
(RNS) — In American hospitals, doctors and staffers from Muslim, Jewish, Christian, Hindu, Buddhist, Baha’i and other faith backgrounds all work together to care for patients suffering from COVID-19. Together, they are bringing an interfaith version of the Good Samaritan to life.