Jimmy Carter

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A Moral Guide to Obama’s Foreign Policy

Three years ago today, President Obama received the Nobel Peace Prize. The awkward contexts of 2009 that accompanied, if not overshadowed, the award and his …

By John D. Carlson

The States Project

Iowa: A Pastor’s Son Notes When Politics Came to the Pulpit

A Pastor’s Son Notes When Politics Came to the Pulpit.

By Randall Balmer

The States Project

North Carolina: A Southerner Mines the Meaning of Progress

A Southerner Mines the Meaning of Progress.

By Marla Frederick

Essay

For American Muslims, Everything Did Not Change After 9/11

“Everything changed after 9/11.” This political mantra has become part of our national life. It is invoked to explain war-making in foreign lands, the creation …

By Edward E. Curtis IV

The Table

Let’s Focus On Policy, Not Just Theology

At a campaign stop in Winston-Salem, North Carolina when he was running for president in 1976, Jimmy Carter was answering questions from supporters when one …

By Amy Sullivan

States of the Union

Writers tell us stories about where they discovered religion and politics in their states.

Illinois

An Autoworker Reconciles God and Mammon

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