fbpx
91.6 F
Spokane
Friday, July 12, 2024
HomeCommentaryAskThanks for a Great Coffee Talk Today on Effective and Ethical Protest

Thanks for a Great Coffee Talk Today on Effective and Ethical Protest

Date:

Related stories

FāVS Religion News Roundup: July 12

Latest Northwest news: Idaho sheriff's post sparks controversy, climate change lecture at Gonzaga, Seattle Archdiocese lawsuit, Pullman YMCA closure, and Spokane candidate forum. Stay informed on regional events.

Spokane City Council Passes Gun Violence Prevention Ordinance

Spokane City Council passes new gun violence prevention ordinance, regulating firearm discharge, possession, and disposal. Learn about key provisions and council members' perspectives on this local safety measure.

Spokane’s Opioid Emergency: Religious Organizations Adapt to Aid Addiction Crisis

Spokane's opioid crisis prompts faith-based organizations to adapt their approach. Learn how Adult and Teen Challenge PNW and local churches are responding to Mayor Brown's state of emergency with Christ-centered programs and community outreach initiatives.

The Washington insiders helping Sean Feucht spread Christian nationalism in Congress

'It is time in America that we take back territory,' Sean Feucht said in a video promoting his efforts to build a base on Capitol Hill.

Bills to enhance religion in schools spur fights between faiths

Religious leaders and groups push back against new state laws requiring Ten Commandments displays and chaplains in public schools, sparking debate over separation of church and state.

Our Sponsors

spot_img
spot_img

Despite the snow storm, 35 people came out to today’s Coffee Talk.

On the heels of the MLK March, the Women’s March, March for Life, the spontaneous airports protests and the upcoming March for Science, SpokaneFāVS brings the Spokane community a timely discussion on purposeful protest.

Coffee Talks are regular a community forum program organized by SpokaneFāVS, inspired by news events happening in Spokane and across the country. Panelists discuss the topic through a faith lens with a public audience.

The SpokaneFAVS Feburary 2017 Coffee Talk/Photo by Kris Pomeroy

The next Coffee Talk will be held in April, but FāVS hopes to see everyone against next month for our next Meet The Neighbors featuring the Spokane Hindu Community on March 26. Check favs.news for upcoming location info.

Panelists today included:

Help sponsor our offline events by making a recurring donation!

Select a Donation Option (USD)

Enter Donation Amount (USD)
Tracy Simmons
Tracy Simmons
Tracy Simmons is an award-winning journalist specializing in religion reporting and digital entrepreneurship. In her approximate 20 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti. Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas, Connecticut and Washington. She is the executive director of FāVS.News, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Washington. She also writes for The Spokesman-Review and national publications. She is a Scholarly Assistant Professor of Journalism at Washington State University.

Our Sponsors

spot_img
spot_img
0 0 votes
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x