Junior amateur swimmers pose for photographers in the London 2012 Olympics Aquatic Center in east London.
Director Andrew Thomas's film 'Disturber of the Peace' follows the Rev. Malcolm Boyd, an Episcopal priest who was one of the first to come out publicly as gay and says the church is too separated from the concerns of the average person.
Episcopal priest Malcolm Boyd has taken the message of Christianity outside the walls of church to champion minority rights and show that God is everywhere.
Israel's settlement construction in the E1 corridor and East Jerusalem sends a clear message. Unless President Obama stands up to Israel, he and Benjamin Netanyahu should not be surprised if Palestinians charge them with the death of the two-state solution and seek other paths.
Now in its 30th year Search for Common Ground uses a variety of methods, including TV soap operas, to build peace and avoid conflict in 30 countries around the world.
While many South Africans spent today celebrating former President Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday and his efforts to maintain political stability, others say he 'sold out' poorer blacks.