312Dec 8, 2011
Politics and Religion in Campaigns
The Poynter Institute for Media Studies held a forum, “Politics and Religion: Getting It Right in 2012,” on the role in religion in election politics. The program began with a ...
1,591Dec 15, 2010
Intrepreting the U.S. Constitution
Participants spoke about the Bill of Rights, the Constitution and the tea party movement. They also addressed issues such as judicial activism, arguments about constitutional meaning within ...
62May 2, 2008
International Religious Freedom Report
Commissioners talked to reporters and answered questions on their 2008 recommendations to the State Department on concerns for religious treatment and tolerance of religious minorities in various ...
170Feb 21, 2008
Human Rights and Religious Freedom in Iran
Several panels of witnesses testified about human rights abuses in Iran. Topics included deteriorating conditions for dissident Muslims and members of non-Muslim religious minorities, creating ...
71Feb 2, 2007
The Future of Religion in American Politics, Part 2
The topic of the 2007 Ronald Reagan Symposium was “The Future of Religion in American Politics.” Panelists discussed religion as a dividing and as a uniting force.
182Jun 2, 2005
Book Discussion on The Cube and the Cathedral: Politics Without God
George Weigel talked about his book The Cube and the Cathedral: Europe, America, and Politics Without God, published by Basic Books. He argued that there can be no defense of freedom or ...
16Oct 4, 2004
2004 Vote and Religion
The guests discussed how Americans view the inclusion of religion into the political process and this year’s presidential election. Mr. Cromartie supports President Bush and ...
19Sep 28, 2002
Religious Conservatives and Electoral Process
Mr. Cromartie discussed the history of religious conservatives in the American electoral process. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.
47Jun 23, 1997
Media Coverage of Religion and Human Rights
Mr. Bennett and Sen. Lieberman hosted this forum to discuss the role the media play in covering religion and human rights issues. The panelists discussed the impact media have on ...