Is Ron Paul the Evangelical Hope?

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A candidate who supports the legalization of prostitution and heroin would seemingly be anathema to evangelical Christians. But could libertarian iconoclast Ron Paul win over the social conservatives who dominate the Iowa caucuses? In a recent Bloggingheads.tv diavlog, Sarah Posner of Religion Dispatches and Michael Brendan Dougherty of Business Insider explore how Paul is translating his libertarianism into terms that evangelicals could embrace.

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