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Mark Tooley
Mark Tooley is president of the Institute on Religion and Democracy in Washington, D.C. and author of Methodism and Politics in the Twentieth CenturyYou can follow him on Twitter @markdtooley.
by | Dec 3, 2017

Could Robert Mugabe’s calamitous 37-year reign of repression and exacerbated poverty over Zimbabwe, now mercifully ended, have been averted? I’ve…

by | Jul 1, 2015

America’s errors typically aren’t due to secularism or revived paganism but some form of Christian heresy. The Supreme Court’s creation…

by | May 23, 2015

Recently a longtime United Methodist official, lamenting that Israel’s Independence Day obscured the Palestinian “Nakba” or catastrophe, urged boycotting the…

by | May 6, 2015

Does Russell Crowe’s new WWI-era film The Water Diviner aim to demonize Christianity and exalt Islam? Or is it just…

by | Apr 7, 2015

Is Obama more Christian than David Cameron? Their respective Easter pronouncements might indicate so. The President gave “thanks for the…

by | Apr 1, 2015

As many Evangelical elites and institutions squishily accommodate liberal trends, the National Religious Broadcasters group remains defiantly conservative, as its…

by | Mar 27, 2015

The reelection of Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu will certainly inflame the small but outspoken segment of American Protestantism that is…

by | Mar 19, 2015

Do Christian teaching and humanity demand the abolition of nuclear weapons? Yes, according to a Religion News Service column by…

by | Mar 9, 2015

Kelly Gissendaner is on death row in Georgia, her execution having been postponed twice recently. Her religious faith and theological…

by | Feb 24, 2015

President Obama’s prayer breakfast speech urging Christians and Americans to avoid a “high horse” before condemning Islamists in light of…

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