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DR. ALVEDA KING - PriestsForLife.Org
Dr. King's support of the idea that God has been removed from our schools


Dr. Alveda C. King currently serves as a Pastoral Associate and Director of African-American Outreach for Priests for Life and Gospel of Life Ministries. She is also a voice for the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, sharing her testimony of two abortions, God’s forgiveness, and healing.  The daughter of the late civil rights activist Rev. A.D. King and his wife Naomi Barber King, Alveda grew up in the civil rights movement led by her uncle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  She is also a member of the National Black Prolife Coalition (NBPC).

JONATHAN MARTIN - Politico.com
Politico's new ebook, "The End of the Line" about the final weeks of the campaign is available now for $2.99.

Jonathan Martin has been a senior political writer for POLITICO since its 2007 inception. Most recently, he covered the 2012 campaign, winning praise for breaking news and his ahead-of-the-curve reporting and analysis on Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama. Before that, Martin covered the historic 2008 White House contest and subsequently the White House and the 2010 midterm elections. His work has been published in The New Republic, National Review, National Journal, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal. Originally from Arlington, Virginia, Martin graduated from Hampden-Sydney College with a BA in history.

What to watch out of the Middle East in 2013
Elliott Abrams is senior fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) in Washington, D.C. He served as deputy assistant to the president and deputy national security adviser in the administration of President George W. Bush, where he supervised U.S. policy in the Middle East for the White House.