Posts tagged "sun myung moon"
This is the final installment of "The Last Twentieth Century Book Club," Don Jolly's monthly column exploring religious ephemera.
The latest issue of Cultural Anthropology features an article by Revealer writer Yasmin Moll (read the entire issue here) titled, "Building the New Egypt: Islamic Televangelists, Revolutionary Ethics, and 'Productive' Citizenship." (You can read Yasmin's article and the entire issue here. You can read Yasmin's articles for The Revealer here.)
Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church has kept the in-the-red paper afloat by providing an annual funding subsidy, but no longer. Both staff and basic services at the paper have been drastically cut. Writes The Washington Post:
"The feeling everyone feels is that it's a totally rudderless ship," said Julia Duin, the...