Brazil is a country of contradictions. It can produce both the Brazilian Carnival and house right-wing Christian empires.
The results of a five-year study of the Millennial Generation—people born between 1982 and 1993—are in. We now know that conservative evangelical churches are losing formerly–affiliated “young creatives:” Actors, artists, biologists, designers, mathematicians, medical students, musicians, and writers. The report implies that once Millennials abandon evangelism, the barriers to progressive change can begin to crumble.
Journalist Kevin Roose goes undercover as a student at Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University, and his findings are humorous and upsetting.