Whether they came to the U.S. alone, or were forcibly separated from their families at the border, despondent minors are often pressured into taking psychotropic drugs without approval from a parent or guardian. Related commentary: Inviolate! The protection of all…
Journalist and author Jeff Sharlet on the National Prayer Breakfast, Maria Butina, and the group that calls itself “the Family.”
For nearly half a century, abortion has been enshrined by our courts as a constitutional right. What will happen to our society if that ceases to be true?
Christian Nationalism has taken many forms over the years and certain versions of it are older than the United States itself.
I do not remember hugs or kisses or sweet-smelling pies. My first memory of my mother is her leaving me on the doorsteps of strangers, promising to return.
According to the FBI, when guns didn’t bring her to Trump, Butina tried again with God. An investigator described in court filings a series of contacts between Butina and an organizer for the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington.
The #metoo and #churchtoo movements have put SBC leaders on the defensive, as earlier revelations of widespread child sexual abuse by priests did to the all-male Roman Catholic hierarchy. Yet both groups continue to deny that there could be any…
Same-sex couples will now be able to marry in their home parish even if their local bishop has moral objections to gay marriage, Episcopal Church leaders decided on Friday (July 13).
Particularly in the evangelical world, the divisions over the 2016 election were bitter. Two years later, their largely positive reaction to Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination is one sign that the intense political fractures in the evangelical world are fading.