Kevin Eckstrom, editor-in-chief of Religion News Service, discuss the recent US Supreme Court decision about the ministerial exception and religious workers. As South Carolina heads to the polls next weekend, Eckstrom also touches on the Republican presidential primaries.
Dr. Brian Kaylor, author of Presidential Campaign Rhetoric in an Age of Confessional Politics, share with us the changes he’s seen in presidential campaigns in what he calls the age of confessional politics and how those changes impact a president’s ability to lead once elected.
Simon Brown, communications associate at Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, review a spate of recent news stories involving religion in American schools caught our attention. We spoke about pagan texts, conservative Christians OPPOSING prayer in schools, and Religious Freedom Sunday.
Rev. Dr. Welton Gaddy reflect on the impact Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had on his life and the hope he holds that King’s legacy of nonviolence and acceptance will continue to inspire future generations.