Guest Voices: culture


Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 12/10/2012

‘Anomaly’ and the church of popular culture

Graphic novel explores profound questions regarding reality, says USC's dean of religious life.

By Varun Soni  |  06:57 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anomaly; church of popular culture; pop culture; dean of religious life; USC; University of Southern California; graphic novel; Varun Soni

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 07/31/2012

With Chick-fil-A fight, progressive mayors get their ‘Ground Zero Mosque’ moment

By rolling out unwelcome mat, mayors are also laying down an idea with ominous implications for faith groups.

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald  |  07:30 AM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick-fil-A, Dan Cathy, G. Jeffrey MacDonald, marriage equality, gay marriage, culture wars

Posted at 07:03 PM ET, 06/17/2012

What’s an American Buddhist?

Western practitioners meditating in Massachusetts or applying the Eight-fold Path in Portland often embrace the established traditions of Tibet or Thailand, but that’s not the only way to be Buddhist.

By William Wilson Quinn  |  07:03 PM ET, 06/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  buddhism, buddhist, culture, religion

Posted at 04:52 PM ET, 02/12/2012

At CPAC, new kind of culture war

A new alliance emerged between social and fiscal conservatives.

By Gayle Trotter  |  04:52 PM ET, 02/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  social issues, culture war, cpac, religion politics