J.C. Derrick

J.C. is WORLD’s deputy chief content officer and WORLD Radio’s managing editor based in Dallas. Follow J.C. on Twitter @jcderrick1.

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Urban visionary

Q&A | From crime to Christ to social critic
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 8/30/17, 04:46 pm

Star Parker is a conservative commentator, author, and founder of the Center for Urban Renewal and Education (CURE). Here are edited excerpts of our recent conversation at her Washington, D.C., office.

Tell us about your childhood.

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An experienced hand

Religious Liberty | Trump taps Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback for religious freedom post
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 7/27/17, 12:16 am

President Donald Trump has announced he will appoint Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback as the next ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom.

The Wednesday evening statement caps weeks of hopeful speculation by advocates who said Brownback would bring unprecedented political muscle to the position.

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Will Trump retighten restrictions on Sudan?

International | The president must decide whether to follow his predecessor’s lead in loosening sanctions against a known state sponsor of terrorism
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 7/11/17, 11:11 am

A Wednesday deadline is pushing the Trump administration to decide whether to keep loosened Sudan sanctions or snap them back into place.

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