The Rev. Dr. James Forbes, Jr. is the Senior Minister at The Riverside Church in New York City and host of Air America Radio's THE TIME IS NOW, where once a week he discusses current news and talks with some of the most important voices in art, politics, activism, and faith.
The Riverside Church is an interdenominational, interracial, and international church, built by John D. Rockefeller, Jr. in 1927. Riverside has historically been a place where leaders take a stand, including: The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Nelson Mandela, Marian Wright-Edelman, Cornel West, the Dalai Lama, Arundhati Roy, Hillary Clinton and Bill Clinton, among many others.