Saving Myself

Saving Myself

What motivates you to become a leader? What does it take to "jam an emotional crowbar into your locked political or theological safe"? Author, theologian, activist, and radio producer Dennis C. Benson shares the moment when Dr. Martin Luther King became that crowbar, unlocking a lifetime of activism, creative leadership, inspiration, and passion for those in life's margins.

Challenging Religious Patriarchy: An Interview with OMNIA Leader Soraya Deen

Challenging Religious Patriarchy: An Interview with OMNIA Leader Soraya Deen

"Men with beards (Muslim Clergy) have for years told us how to think and what to think and we have not questioned these practices. It is time for us to question every answer. Yes, we have to."  OMNIA Leader Soraya Deen One spoke to Sri Lanka's Leading Newspaper, the Sunday Observer, about the critical role of religious reform in the achievement of world peace.  

WGN News Features OMNIA's Abare Kallah Discussing Chibok Girls Release & Importance of OMNIA Leadership Summit

OMNIA's Abare Kallah on WGN News discussing his role in Chibok girls release & OMNIA Leadership Summit.  See story HERE

Religious, Civic Leaders Meet in Washington to Discuss Religious Freedom

Religious, Civic Leaders Meet in Washington to Discuss Religious Freedom

President Trump’s recent provocative tweet to Iran's President Rouhani caught many, including the U.S.  State Department and the military, off guard. His threat, “NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE…” was not only one head of state threatening another; it was an emboldened self-avowed Christian confronting the leader of a Shi’ite Muslim theocratic state. The problem created for religious freedom worldwide is enormous.