In this pledge drive edition of the Monday Buzz, host Brian Standing speaks with University of Washington professor Mark Smith about his new book, Secular Faith: How Culture Has Trumped Religion in American Politics. In it, Smith argues that religion is not the immovably conservative political force some have characterized it as, but instead morphs and […]
An abundance of commentary and analysis has been thrown around in recent weeks regarding the beliefs of Pope Francis, particularly relating to their supposed place on the political spectrum. The Catholic leader has been widely praised by Christians, as well as non-Christians and the non-religious altogether, for taking what many feel is a modern, reformist […]
At the International Islamic Climate Change Symposium in Istanbul, a convention of major figures in the Muslim world issued a declaration specifying the role that followers of Islam should play in the global effort to combat climate change.
Hassan Hassan, a Syrian journalist and co-author of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror, had an in-depth conversation with Brian Standing about the group, its goals, and where things stand today.
Can LGBT people be religious? Find out on this edition of A Public Affair!
What fresh preservatives can looking at the historical stories of Jesus through graphic art present? Find out on this edition of A Public Affair!