Our managing producer takes a sharp look at our journalistic profession's cultural appropriation of stereotypes in the political season.
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Krista reflects on a recent trip she took to Oxford, Mississippi — the setting for the first 2008 U.S. presidential debate.
An excellent reflection on the playlist for "Days of Awe."
In this TED talk, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt breaks down human moral values into five basic elements, then shows how an individual's placement on the liberal-conservative spectrum is determined by how much emphasis that person puts on each of these values.
This SOF video captures the international flavor of the Azusa Street Centennial in song by a couple from Zimbabwe.
View a couple of campaign commercials in which presidential candidates wear their religion on their sleeves.
A collection of photos documenting the Islamic holy month.
I wanted to share a tremendously informative piece of writing that came into my inbox yesterday — an essay by Omer M. Mozaffar about the passing of Warith Deen (often referred to as W.Deen) Mohammed titled “American Islam Enters its Next Phase.” Mohammed was a gentle but towering figure in the history of Islam in the U.S., yet remains little known in the culture at large.
With all the press given to Gov. Palin's Pentecostal past, many forgot the Democratic Party has its own share of influential Pentecostals running the show.