Christians Figuring Faith Into Their Votes

Posted by Katherine | Monday, November 3rd, 2008

[TheFemGeek / Flickr] Two Christians. Two distinct views on how to mix faith and politics. Meaghan is a Democrat getting a Ph.D. in psychology at Tulane in New Orleans. She says she likes knitting and is sarcastic, but here she is entirely earnest about faith and American democracy. Don't get me wrong, I ...

Kentucky Democratic Primary

Posted by Katherine | Monday, May 19th, 2008

Tomorrow is Kentucky's (and Oregon's) chapter in the Democratic primary saga. Iris, who works on webby stuff for a public library in Paducah, Kentucky, was really excited to go to a Clinton rally in nearby Mayfield. There she spotted this truck reflecting the crowd: [circulating / Flickr] Nicholas Stevens, a political science ...

Church and Polling Place

Posted by Katherine | Thursday, May 15th, 2008

Joyce from Santa Monica, California, spotted this church/state juxtaposition during the '06 elections: [Vaguely Artistic / Flickr] She wondered whether religious imagery in polling places was legal. The answer depends, apparently, on where you live, but it's an issue that continues to be debated.