J. Edgar Hoover's influence was even farther reaching than we know.
Politics & Society
The German pastor opposed Hitler—eventually.
In the 500 years since Catholicism came to Mexico, it has profoundly shaped and been shaped by the indigenous culture.
David Hollinger shows how the social gospel principles that drove mission abroad boomeranged back home.
In 1961, Margaret Flory started a new kind of mission program.
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz's social history highlights who's at the other end of the barrel.
The soaring stock market has increased U.S. wealth—and inequality.
They use the conventions of Jewish resistance poetry to challenge Roman occupation.
We've moved on from the question of whether we should care.
Muslims have become a totem in the culture war. But we have our own ideas.