Jim Wallis

Jim Wallis

Jim Wallis is a Christian writer and political activist. He is best known as the founder and editor of 'Sojourners' magazine and as the founder of the Washington, D.C.-based Christian community of the same name. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jim Wallis has 34 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a Minister for the Sojourner Community. The year with the most videos was 2000 with five videos as an Editor-in-Chief for the Sojourners Magazine. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 1,725 views per program. Most appearances with David Saperstein (4), Eugene "E.J." Joseph Dionne Jr. (2), Connie Doebele (2). Most common tags: Religious Issues, Poverty, Values and Ethics.

Appearances by Title:c. July 1, 2006 - Present President and CEO, Sojourners Videos: 5 c. January 1, 2009 - Present Co-Chair, Poverty Forum Videos: 1 c. January 1, 1980 - Present Editor-in-Chief, [Sojourners] Magazine Videos: 25


Minister, Sojourner Community c. January 1, 1975 - c. May 23, 1995 Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • Activists After White House Fiscal Cliff Meeting

    Activists After White House Fiscal Cliff Meeting

    Political activists spoke outside the White House after meeting with President Obama and Vice President Biden to discuss the…

  • Role of Religion in 2012 Elections

    Role of Religion in 2012 Elections

    Richard Land and Jim Wallis talked about the role of religion in the 2012 elections, American politics, and civic discourse. They…

  • Challenges of Poverty

    Challenges of Poverty

    Activists and analysts participated in a panel discussion on new policies and programs for combating poverty amidst a deepening recession.…

  • Market Capitalism

    Market Capitalism

    Political and corporate leaders discussed values in market capitalism. The group included former British Prime Minister Tony…

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