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New Congress to Welcome First Buddhist Senator, Hindu Representative
Originally Posted: 11/13/2012 - 1:07pm | Type: Blog

Religious diversity in new Congress. Christian Post reports: When the new members of Congress are sworn in on Jan. 3, the institution that once mirrored the nation& ...

7 Ways Religious Diversity Played in the Election
Originally Posted: 11/13/2012 - 1:04pm | Type: Blog

Stephen Prothero writes for the CNN Belief Blog : It’s demography, stupid!” is the new mantra for analyzing the 2012 election, in which African Americans, Asian Americans and Latinos cast their votes in overwhelming numbers for Preside ...

Oh My God! A Response to the GOP Presidential Debate on Foreign Policy
Originally Posted: 11/15/2011 - 2:44pm | Type: Blog

“Oh my God” was the refrain that kept going through my mind as I watched the Republican presidential candidates talk about their positions on foreign policy at their debate over the weekend. ...