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    President Obama Remarks at Adas Israel

    President Obama delivered remarks to the Adas Israel Congregation in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month. The president spoke about the security of Israel, saying “our…

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    Religion and the Civil War

    Professor Allen Guelzo talked about the Civil War and whether the conflict brought an end to the dominance of religion in American culture, making the U.S. a more secular nation. He…

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    ISIS and Religious Minorities

    Witnesses testified on ISIS* attacks on religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq and Syria, as well the looting of cultural and religious sites. The hearing focused on humanitarian and…

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    Evangelical Voters and the 2016 Elections

    Russell Moore talked about the role evangelical voters might play in the 2016 elections. Topics included issues such as same-sex marriage, the role of faith and religion in public…

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    Slavery and Religion

    Professor Douglas Thompson talked about religion and its impact on the relationship between slaves and their owners during the Antebellum period. He cited Nat Turner’s 1831 slave…

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    Religious Freedom in Early America

    Panelists talked about how Christianity and other religious traditions, such as those of the Native Americans and Mormons, clashed in early America, and how Christian principles shaped the…

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    Book Discussion on One Nation Under God

    Professor Kevin Kruse talked about his book One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America, in which he argues that the idea that America is fundamentally a…

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    Same-Sex Marriage

    Conservative religious leaders talked about their opposition to same-sex marriage as the Supreme Court prepared to hear oral argument on the matter. A prerecorded video message from…

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    Book Discussion on From La Florida to La California

    Professor Timothy Johnson talked about the book he co-edited, From La Florida to La California: Franciscan Evangelization in the Spanish Borderlands, about Spanish Franciscans that settled…

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    Book Discussion on Bad Faith

    Dr. Paul Offit, director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, talked about his book, Bad Faith: When Religious Belief Undermines Modern…

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    Catholics and National Immigration Policy

    Panelists talked about the Catholic community and issues facing Catholic immigrants and refugees. “National Policy Debates” was a panel at “American Catholics and…

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    White House Easter Prayer Breakfast

    President Obama spoke at the White House Easter Prayer Breakfast. He spoke about the meaning of Easter and said, “On Easter, I do reflect on the fact that as a Christian, I am…

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    Islamic Faith and Western Civilization

    Ayaan Hirsi Ali spoke at a National Press Club luncheon about the Islamic faith and Western civilization. She also spoke about her book, Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now, as…

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    Catholic Culture and Religious Life

    Catholic authorities talked about the challenges that face Catholic immigrants in America. They also offered solutions to overcoming the obstacles and spoke about how Catholic…

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    Newsmakers with Tony Perkins

    Tony Perkins talked about political and business reactions to the Indiana and Arkansas religious freedom laws, as well as the role of conservatives in the 2016…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Does religion divide or unite?”

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    Book Discussion on The Feminine Voice of Islam

    Professor Najwa Raouda talked about her book, The Feminine Voice of Islam: Muslim Women in America, about the challenges of being female and Muslim in the U.S. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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    Religious Liberty Laws

    Kristina Arriaga and Barry Lynn talked about controversies surrounding state-level religious liberty laws and the legal and political questions involved.

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    Religious Freedom Law Opponents and Boycotts

    Robert King spoke by phone about possible boycotts in Indiana in response to the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA).

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    Religious Freedom and the Republican Party

    Jackie Kucinich talked about Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), and proposed legislation in Arkansas. She also spoke about the larger debate over religious…

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