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At the Write Home Project, the young homeless are heard

A participant at The Write Home Project in Berkeley, which provides writing workshops, and the occasional open mic, to a community that doesn’t regularly receive these opportunities. Photo: courtesy The Write Home Project By Victor Casillas Valle Nestled behind St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, on Bancroft Way in Berkeley, is one huge set of steel steps covered […]

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Berkeley church holds preach-in on global warming

Jennifer Rice of St. Mark's Social Justice Committee helps create environmental Valentine's cards for Senator Feinstein. Photo: Tim Sullivan By Tim Sullivan     On Sunday, Berkeley’s St. Mark’s Episcopal Church took part in a national preach-in on global warming which linked hundreds of congregations across the country together as they reflected on their responsibility towards the planet […]