Religion and Social Issues

Four scholars gave presentations about religion, politics, and social issues throughout American history. Topics included Christianity and Islam in America, as well as the history of religious groups and immigration policy.… read more

Four scholars gave presentations about religion, politics, and social issues throughout American history. Topics included Christianity and Islam in America, as well as the history of religious groups and immigration policy. The papers were “In the Bowels of a Free & Christian Country” by Edward Blum; “Barack Hussein Obama: The First Muslim President?” by Rebecca Goetz; “Immigrant Sanctuaries and Divine Borders” by Arlene Sanchez-Walsh; and “The Blessings of American Pluralism ” by Kevin Schultz.

“Religion and Social Issues” was the second panel in the conference “Religion and Politics in 21st Century America” held at Southern Methodist University’s Center for Presidential History with Washington University’s Danforth Center on Religion and Politics. close

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Dallas, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Dec 25, 2014 | 11:12am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 04, 2015 | 12:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Dec 25, 2014 | 11:12am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 2014 | 12:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 28, 2014 | 6:32pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 2014 | 3:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 2014 | 4:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 04, 2015 | 12:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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