conspire is a quarterly magazine from the simple way, the initiative of shane claibourne and co. we've given it to the twins as a Christmas gift, and the first copy arrived today. they were inspired and challenged by shane at NCYC 2009, and we've regularly invested in their Christian education in appropriate ways like this.
this issue's theme is "walls and borders: setting the captives free". it has articloes about Palestine today, US-Mexican 'border' challenges, immigration, Matthew 25, Iraq, Matthew 18, several articles about the prison system, book reviews (including a book co-authored by Ched Myers on restorative justice, news from 'conspiring communities' across the US, art and some poetry. US$50 for two subscriptions (ie. keep one, give one, or give two!)