(RNS) — As the border crisis boiled over last summer, I attended a Southern Baptist megachurch on Fourth of July weekend. I wanted to hear which would speak louder: Jesus or America.
(RNS) — Americans need to embrace a more mature and realistic patriotism, one that recognizes that everything is not perfect but that there is still something worth celebrating.
Kamala Khan is a superhero whose patriotism and contributions to Jersey City emerge because of her Muslim heritage, not despite it.
Three paradigms for resisting when nationalism is on the march. But will any be strong enough?
Sightings responds to David Gushee's July 4th column on “Seven hard truths.”
What would Reinhold Niebuhr say about our politics right now?
(RNS) Americans' patriotic fervor is tempered by race and religion, a new survey finds.
(RNS) They can contribute by working in voter registration drives and get-out-the-vote campaigns on Election Day. That isn't a partisan exercise. It's basic patriotism.
The conservative backlash against soccer has increased during the World Cup. Some fault the sport for not employing our God-given opposable thumbs. That's dumb.
(RNS) After decades of polarization along religious lines, Christians and Muslims in Egypt are coming together to rally behind their flag.
After five years of service, Army Sergeant Logan Mehl-Laituri changed his status from active soldier to conscientious objector.
The beer maker omits reference to God in their Declaration of Independence advertisement, outraging some consumers.
In his latest column for Huffington Post Politics, PRRI Research Director Daniel Cox explores American pride, examining how different groups of citizens express and celebrate their national identity.
The Catholic bishops' "Fortnight for Freedom" campaign is one thing. But this "Ricky Bobby" version of the BVM? Talk about mixing church and state...
WASHINGTON (RNS) White evangelicals are also more likely than any other religious group surveyed to believe that God has granted the U.S. a special role in history and to say they will likely attend a public July 4th celebration.
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