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Saudi Arabia, Salafism, and U.S. Foreign Policy

Saudi Arabia, Salafism, and U.S. Foreign Policy

By Gabriel Said Reynolds
Download PDF When the April 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and a group of nations including the United States was concluded, the Obama administration scrambled to assure Saudi Arabia (Iran’s rival in the Middle East) of American friendship. Secretary of State John...
Faith and Marriage: Better Together?

Faith and Marriage: Better Together?

By W. Bradford Wilcox
Download PDF Over the next decade, count on the press, academics, and pop culture icons to take a more negative view of religion in American life. This opposition has been driven by a variety of factors, such as the rise of the “new atheism” and conservative Christian...
A People Without Melody

A People Without Melody

By Kurt Poterack
Download PDF As a college music professor, I am asked from time to time by students what I think of this or that popular song or songwriter. Lyrics aside, I like to think that I can speak with some authority on the music itself, having a masters and doctorate in music...
Technology and the Language of Bodily Presence

Technology and the Language of Bodily Presence

By Mary Stanford
Download PDF Though purveyors of modern technology boast of connecting the world like never before, human beings, paradoxically, are finding themselves in a state of near-pathological disconnection from one another. Why are our young people struggling to converse,...
The Liberal Origins of the Pro-Life Movement

The Liberal Origins of the Pro-Life Movement

By Daniel K. Williams
Download PDF This year’s sharply differing Democratic and Republican platform statements on abortion reflect a partisan polarization on the issue that surprises no one. Ideological bifurcation between pro-choice liberals and pro-life conservatives has continued for so...
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