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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks at a campaign event at Lakeside Plastics in Oshkosh, Wisconsin March 25, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich

Christian Fundamentalism Is Weakening Force In Politics

Though you will still occasionally hear rhetoric from the campaign trail that purports to espouse Christian values, fundamentalist Christianity — at least as a potent voting bloc — is pretty much a spent force in GOP politics.

March 26, 2016

Trump Panders To Forces Of Backlash And Bigotry

Whatever their serious and searing disagreements, both David Duke and Louis Farrakhan are attracted to Trump’s presidential candidacy.

March 5, 2016

Religious Liberty Does Not Mean Taking Away Others’ Rights

Davis’ intransigence requires no Solomonic decision-making. She has no right to be Rowan County clerk. If she won’t do the job, she needs to step aside.

September 12, 2015

Black-On-Black Violence Demands Our Attention

No matter how those black lives are snuffed out, the senseless loss of black life demands a response.

September 5, 2015