On June 1, 2020, Donald Trump declared himself a “law and order” president and marched to historic St. John’s Church for a photo-op with a Bible. Our guest in this episode, historian Aaron Griffith, helps us understand why evangelicals cheered […]
“The most basic duty of government,” Trump said at the 2016 GOP convention, “is to defend the lives of its own citizens. Any government that fails to do so is a government unworthy to lead.” How should we think about […]
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Back in the 1990s Disney corporation created the town of Celebration, Florida as a perfect little utopia–something straight out of a Disney movie. Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins moved to Celebration in 1997 with a contract to write a book […]
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