Religion & Politics: Thomas Jefferson and the Origins of American Religious Nationalism

Sam Haselby | Religion & Politics (United States) Scholars have variously depicted Thomas Jefferson as everything from a crypto-Unitarian with a deep love of Jesus to a priest-baiting infidel. My …Continue reading »

Exame: Afinal, o que os evangélicos querem da política?

Andrea Dip | Exame (Brasil) A professora de psicologia Bruna Suruagy, da Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, fez 42 entrevistas para sua tese de doutorado Religião e política: ideologia e ação da”Bancada …Continue reading »

RNS: Taxpayers fund Christian-focused congressional prayer caucus

Paul Singer | USA Today (United States) WASHINGTON — When Pope Francis left the Capitol last week, prayer did not leave with him. One night a week, the taxpayer-funded congressional …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: Kim Davis and the Anxieties of Christian America

Benjamin E. Park | Religion & Politics (United States) Once released from her short stay in her county detention center, throngs of supporters greeted Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis with …Continue reading »

Reporte Indigo: ‘No vamos contra el Estado laico’

Imelda García | Reporte Indigo (México) Ha sido el primer diputado en llevar a Dios a la tribuna del Palacio Legislativo de San Lázaro para arengar sobre la necesidad de …Continue reading »

CBC: Council to smite religion from city hall in light of Supreme Court ruling

Laura Osman | CBC News (Canada) God is dead, at least within the confines of City Hall. Despite a final plea from interfaith leaders, Mayor Don Iveson said council’s executive …Continue reading »

Globo: Alerj arquiva projeto que propõe multa a quem ridicularizar religião

Globo (Brasil) A presidência da Assembleia Legislativa do Rio (Alerj) decidiu nesta terça-feira (25) arquivar o projeto de lei 540/15, do deputado Fábio Silva (PMDB), que estabelecia multa de até …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: New Clash over Religion in Schools: Communities Face Backlash for Lessons on Islam

Linda K. Wertheimer | Religion & Politics (United States) Many of the speakers wore red shirts in solidarity. Dozens of them took turns standing at the microphone to lash out …Continue reading »

HuffPo: Christian Faith Is Not a Campaign Strategy

Susan M. Shaw | The Huffington Post (United States) With the 2016 presidential campaigns getting underway, we’re hearing a lot of talk about God, faith, and Christianity. In fact, in …Continue reading »

HuffPo: Bombing for Jesus — Is the Mission of the U.S. Air Force to ‘Glorify God?’

Michael L. Weinstein, Esq. | The Huffington Post (United States) Today’s United States Air Force is shockingly riddled with calculated, deliberate and willful ignorance as to what its actual mission …Continue reading »

El Mostrador: Mujeres DC: más que promover se trata de despenalizar

Isabel Aylwin y Loreto Martínez | El Mostrador (Chile) El aborto terapéutico estaba contemplado en el Código Sanitario en 1931, fecha en la que aún las mujeres en Chile no …Continue reading »