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Season 2007 Episode 1101

Religion, Politics, and the 2008 Election

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Religion, Politics, and the 2008 Election
Wilfred McClay and Jacques Berlinerblau discuss Religion, Politics, and the 2008 Election.The Wolfson Center for National Affairs at The New School presents a conversation with Wilfred McClay, senior fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center at the University of Tennessee and co-author of Religion Returns to the Public Square, and Jacques Berlinerblau, with the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and author ofThe Secular Bible: Why Nonbelievers Must Take Religion Seriously.With the 2008 election season approaching, McClay and Berlinerblau, two of America's more thoughtful observers of the intersection of politics and religion, comment on how religion is likely to influence segments of the electorate, ranging from white evangelicals to liberal Catholics to militant secularists, with respect to issues such as abortion, stem-cell research, gay marriage, climate change, and the war in Iraq - The New Schoolmoreless

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