Have a look at this piece analyzing bold voter suppression with great influence on our democracy. Click here
Have a look at my piece in The Guardian on the roots of Trump in America’s civil religion Click here
Have a look at Chuck Redfern’s sharp, thought-provoking piece on evangelical support for Trump and Republican instrumentalization of evangelicals. Click here
click here for my new RNS column on what criteria we should use to choose a president.
click here to see Thomas Farrell’s OpEd News review of Commonwealth and Covenant.
a column of mine on the election, small-government-ism, and the ethics of real conversatism
sharp look at the Democrats, faith, and the upcoming election–have a look. or type into your browse
David Gushee explains what a vote for historic Christianity means, giving us much to think about.
Have a look at this discussion on recent changes in activism and voting among American evangelicals, their likely impact on the 2012 presidential election, and the media’s response. Prof. Marcia Pally was interviewed on German TV (in English) by “Pro” magazine in August, 2012.
a new article on what evangelicals 18-30 are thinking and doing during the election and beyond–environment, poverty, gays — or type into your Browser http://bustedhalo.com/features/young-evangelicals-in-the-voting-booth
Hi! here’s the direct link to the new discussion of “new evangelicals” on “The Point” (or type into your Browser http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQ9S7ugTJ_E#t=18m11s)
Check out The Point’s punchy, smart discussion about new evangelicals, the religious right, and the Democratic party (start at 18 min 25 seconds into the show) — or type into your Browser http://www.youtube.com/thepoint
an article of mine is now on Beliefnet–about the diversity of evangelical voting and the kingdoms of faith and politics (or type into your browser: http://www.beliefnet.com/News/ElectionCenter/Home-Page-News-and-Views/evangelical-influence.aspx?p=1)
Evangelicals are not voting as a bloc–and not for one set of reasons. Have a look at the analysis I did, published in The Guardian, or type into your Browser: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/belief/2012/mar/19/republican-primaries-evangelical-bloc
The NY Times published this article about the new evangelicals–or in your Browser type: http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/12/09/the-new-evangelicals/?ref=opinion. I hope it’s of interest.