In three short months, Jaelyn Young and Muhammad Dakhlalla found themselves at the center of America’s debate over radicalization.
In a new book, the writer Alan Jacobs looks at why it’s impossible for people who disagree to hold a civilized conversation.
The left and right rely on different moral languages in the wake of tragedies like the Las Vegas shooting.
A new memo rescinds an Obama-era policy on gender-identity discrimination, setting the stage for a possible Supreme Court fight.
A gunman opened fire during a country-music show at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, killing at least 58 people and injuring hundreds more.
A new paper finds that direct mail, door-to-door canvassing, and television ads almost never change people’s minds. What does this mean for American democracy?
A historian looks at the legacy of racism in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
The former Arkansas governor has a new television show on Trinity Broadcasting Network, and a powerful first guest.
The allegations come during a turbulent period for the Roman Catholic Church on sex-abuse issues.
The president weighs in on a long-standing debate over using public money to support religious organizations.
During a recent hearing, Democratic senators pushed an appellate-court nominee to explain how her religious beliefs would affect her legal decisions.
New survey data indicates that religiously unaffiliated people in the U.S. are diverse—and in many places, they make up a greater share of the population than any faith group.
Members of the president’s faith board did not step down after Charlottesville. They say they’re fulfilling their duty to advise America’s leader.
Jen Hatmaker says the “days of silence are over” in polite evangelical culture.
Anti-Semitic logic fueled the violence over the weekend, no matter what the president says.
Religious communities are grappling with the racism that enabled violent attacks against protesters—including the racism within their ranks.
More than one-third of Americans identify with a religion different than the one they grew up with.
Newly unsealed FBI documents suggest the Israeli arrested for sending the threats was selling his services for a fee.
Religion is playing a big role in Clinton’s post-election tour. What does she have to gain from sharing her faith now?
The Trump administration steps into an on-going legal battle over civil rights—and steps on another agency’s turf.
The president’s announcement reverses the Obama-era plan to phase in the open participation of these Americans.