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Religion, Politics and Policy: From the White House to the School House

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    •  Salam Al-Marayati
Understanding Religious Identity Politics - the Black, Hispanic, and Muslim Experience.
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    •  Judy Pace Christie
Deconstructing the Newsroom Culture: What are our IQ and EQ when it comes to religion and politics?
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    •  David Domke
With God on Our Side...How religious rhetoric plays out in political campaigns from the school board to the White House.
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    •  Rod Dreher
Deconstructing the Newsroom Culture: What are our IQ and EQ when it comes to religion and politics?
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    •  Jean Bethke Elshtain
Religion, Science and Public Policy: How should we frame public policy issues such as abortion, stem-cell research, creation theory and same-sex marriage?
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    •  Gaston Espinosa
Understanding Religious Identity Politics - the Black, Hispanic, and Muslim Experience.
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    •  John H. Evans
Religion, Science and Public Policy: How should we frame public policy issues such as abortion, stem-cell research, creation theory and same-sex marriage?
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    •  Rosalind I. J. Hackett
Religion and International Security: The Challenge of Sub-Saharan Africa. "Religion, Security, and Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa" "Religion, Media, and Violence in Nigeria and Uganda"
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    •  Melissa Harris-Lacewell
Understanding Religious Identity Politics - the Black, Hispanic, and Muslim Experience.
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    •  Allen D. Hertzke
Religion and US Foreign Policy: New Constituencies and New Challenges. "Evangelical Influences on U.S. Human Rights Policy" "The Muslim World and the US: Changing Perceptions of American Identity and American Policy"
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    •  Patricia O'Connell Killen
Understanding the "Nones": Those who say they have no religious affiliation.
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    •  Chris Lehmann
Deconstructing the Newsroom Culture: What are our IQ and EQ when it comes to religion and politics?
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    •  Stephen V. Monsma
Crocker Room - Omni Hotel. The First Amendment: Collision of two freedoms? From the Pledge of Allegiance to prayer in school to the lobby of state courthouse to the design of a city seal, how do we frame the issues?
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    •  Richard J. Mouw
With God on Our Side...How religious rhetoric plays out in political campaigns from the school board to the White House.
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    •  Pauletta Otis
Religion and International Security: The Challenge of Sub-Saharan Africa. "Religion, Security, and Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa" "Religion, Media, and Violence in Nigeria and Uganda"
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    •  Cheryl Phillips
Crocker Room - Omni Hotel. Following the Money Trail: Political campaigns, tax-exempt protections and monitoring faith-based initiatives.
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    •  Melissa Rogers
Crocker Room - Omni Hotel. The First Amendment: Collision of two freedoms? From the Pledge of Allegiance to prayer in school to the lobby of state courthouse to the design of a city seal, how do we frame the issues?
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    •  Wade Clark Roof
Crocker Room - Omni Hotel. Historic context of "civic religion" in America
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    •  Timothy Samuel Shah
Religion and US Foreign Policy: New Constituencies and New Challenges. "Evangelical Influences on U.S. Human Rights Policy" "The Muslim World and the US: Changing Perceptions of American Identity and American Policy"
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    •  Mark A. Shibley
Understanding the "Nones": Those who say they have no religious affiliation.
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    •  Mark Silk
Religious Identity, Party Affiliation and Political Engagement: Understanding the "lay of the land" in American religion; and how these features of religion are connected to politics and policy, now and in the future.
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    •  Thomas W. Simons, Jr.
Religion and US Foreign Policy: New Constituencies and New Challenges. "Evangelical Influences on U.S. Human Rights Policy" "The Muslim World and the US: Changing Perceptions of American Identity and American Policy"
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    •  Amy Sullivan
Opening lunch - Joint lunch with 12 editors from framing session and 25 WKC fellows.
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    •  Krista Tippett
Deconstructing the Newsroom Culture: What are our IQ and EQ when it comes to religion and politics?
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    •  Sean P. Treglia
Crocker Room - Omni Hotel. Following the Money Trail: Political campaigns, tax-exempt protections and monitoring faith-based initiatives.
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    •  Steven Waldman
Religious Identity, Party Affiliation and Political Engagement: Understanding the "lay of the land" in American religion; and how these features of religion are connected to politics and policy, now and in the future.
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    •  Diane Winston
Religious Identity, Party Affiliation and Political Engagement: Understanding the "lay of the land" in American religion; and how these features of religion are connected to politics and policy, now and in the future.
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    •  Laurie Zoloth
Religion, Science and Public Policy: How should we frame public policy issues such as abortion, stem-cell research, creation theory and same-sex marriage?
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