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Faith-based politicking

Faith-based politicking

The author of God in the White House talks about the ratcheting up of religion, or at least of the rhetoric of religion, in presidential politics; the “abortion myth” in the rise of the Religious Right; and why religion is best left “on the margins of society, not the councils of power.”

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Is there a religious test in politics?

Is there a religious test in politics?

A look at the interplay between religion and politics in Campaign 2008, in U.S. history, in theocracies abroad, and in some unique personal struggles.