Nicole Greenfield, a freelance writer and contributor to Religion Dispatches, on former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin’s appeal, in great part based on “American Exceptionalism,” the intersection of faith and patriotism, as publicized on her TV show, “Sarah Palin’s Alaska.”
Blair Scott, Communications Director of American Atheists, on that organization’s public billboard campaign calling Christmas a myth.
Rev. Dr. Jim Forbes, President of the Healing the Nations Foundation and Senior Minister Emeritus of The Riverside Church in New York, on the same campaign, as well as its implications and interfaith dialogue in general.
Elise Okrend, co-author with husband Philip of Blintzes for Blitzen, a new children’s book, on how the two work to help families celebrate diverse faiths.