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Presbyterians Ignite Divestment Uproar

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/presbyterians_ignite_divestment_uproar_20040730

Before the sermon at each of the three services at Bel Air Presbyterian Church last Sunday, the Rev. Mark Allan Brewer did something unusual -- he protested. Speaking in a clear, forceful voice, the reverend denounced the 216th annual General Assembly of the Presbyterian church's decision to selectively divest funds from companies doing business in Israel.

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