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The Evangelical Short-Term Memory Problem

In fact, we’ve been having the same fight over sexual promiscuity like clockwork about every forty years, going back at least a couple centuries.

In fact, we’ve been having the same fight over sexual promiscuity like clockwork about every 40 years, going back at least a couple centuries.

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Roundup: Welcome to the Culture War

As if we didn’t have enough foreign wars, it looks like a cultural war over abortion is ready to ignite in 2011.

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Mark Sanford, George Tiller, and the Politics of Hypocrisy

Charging fallen politicians with hypocrisy fundamentally misses the point that has been in dispute during the culture wars.

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Tempest in a Teapot: The Non-Controversy of Obama’s Notre Dame Commencement Speech

Protesters at Notre Dame fear that President Obama will use his commencement speech to “co-opt” the Catholic vote and promote his “extreme views on abortion.” No need for either: the vast majority of Catholics already agree with him.

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The Wrong Recipe for Ending The Culture Wars? A Response to Saletan

In today’s New York Times, William Saletan offers a misguided prescription for ending the “culture” wars and perpetuates the myths of “moral” versus “practical.”

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On The Betrayal of King’s Legacy and Culture Wars, A Reverend Speaks Out

Unlike the recent document claiming reconciliation between evangelicals and progressives the only way democracy has ever been expanded in the US, according to the Rev. Sekou, is by the defeat of conservative evangelical positions.

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