In today’s polarized America, it often seems impossible to understand those who believe differently than we do. But is it at all helpful to view them as “brainwashed” and members of a “cult”? One expert on emerging religions and cults emphatically says “no,” in a thought-provoking essay recently published online. The scholar behind The Cult of Trump? What ‘Cult Rhetoric’ Actually Reveals, Dr. Benjamin Zeller, joins Welton to explain.
Hear the full November 2, 2019 State of Belief Radio program here.