Author envisions a new spiritual and political revival

Jim Wallis
Rev. Jim Wallis on NBC's "Meet the Press."
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Rev. Jim Wallis argues in his new book that America is on the verge of a revival, as people of faith search for common ground to find solutions for such issues as poverty and climate change.

Wallis likens this revival to the religion-fueled movements that helped end slavery and institutional racism.

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