Faith and the Faithful in U.S. Politics

August 16, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry, Society

Originally posted on Georgetown University’s Catholic Social Thought and Public Life. The place of faith and the roles of the faithful in U.S. politics are often misunderstood and neglected, generate confusion and conflict, and are changing and challenging both religious communities and political leaders and parties. This first of a series of three Dialogues offered … Read More

Faith and Politics in the Age of Trump

August 16, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry, Society

By Quardricos Bernard Driskell, originally posted on the Hill. Religion and politics: two topics you are not supposed to discuss in the public square. Yet, if one surfs cable television or navigates Youtube and social media, these windows into our public life quickly showcase politicians, mechanics and grade-school teachers all weighing in on the topic … Read More

Faith And Politics: A Way Forward

August 15, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Michael B. Brown, originally at Huffington Post. In the midst of a heated campaign season, it is important to understand there is a difference between religious and political realities. The intents differ, and thus the approaches to achieving those goals vary, as well. And yet, the bottom line is that whether the arena is … Read More

Faith and Politics: Living the Golden Rule

August 15, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Ed Stetzer, originally at Christianity Today. The political atmosphere at this moment in history in the United States, and around the world, is a tumultuous one. As tensions mount in the Middle East and Eastern Europe, foreign policy within American politics is being more hotly debated than it has in the last few years. … Read More

Faith, Work, and Journalism

August 15, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Kristie Eshelman, originally at the Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics. Many Christians consider “the media” at large to be hostile toward their beliefs. So what’s it like to be a Christian journalist at a secular newspaper? How do you incorporate your faith into what you write? Michael Luo, a reporter for the New … Read More

Reporting on Religion: When Neutrality and Faith Collide

August 14, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Catherine Rolfsen, originally posted on the Center for Journalism Ethics. Religion and journalism might seem incompatible. One lurks in the murkiest mysteries of the spirit; the other’s a no-nonsense broker of fact and action. 

But Columbia University professor Ari Goldman makes the case that there’s no better union out there. 

“I think the best … Read More

Faith in Journalism?

August 14, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By Daniel Torchia, originally posted on Salt and Light TV. I have a love-hate relationship with journalism. Sadly, I think I’ve accused media of all the vices under the sun. Yet throughout my adult life, the truth is I’ve reaped immeasurable benefit and fulfillment from the work of journalists. Recently, as part of our Public … Read More