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Selected Essays and Op-Eds
“Intense Religion and Donald Trump.” Sightings: Religion in Public Life.
“What the Public Thinks About Denial of Service to Same-Sex Couples.” Scatterplot (cross-posted by Work in Progress).
“The Gender Pray Gap.” Gender & Society blog.
“Is Trump an Outsider Candidate?” Sightings: Religion in Public Life.
Selected Coverage and Fact Checks When Mike Pence Misinterpreted My Research
“Pence’s claim that ‘religion in America isn’t receding. It’s just the opposite.’” Washington Post (cross-posted by several outlets).
“Is Mike Pence right that religion is gaining new life in US?” Politifact (cross-posted by Tampa Bay Times).
“Is Religion Making a Comeback in the United States?” World Religion News.
“This Week in God, 5.19.18.” MSNBC.
“Is American religion exceptional? Maybe, maybe not.” Religion News Service (syndicated to several outlets).
“Young and old clash in Mobile over Drag Queen Story Hour.” Alabama Media Group.
“Let’s Say It’s Religion; Maybe Nobody Will Notice.” State of Belief.
“Men and women divide on religion.” Religion News Service (syndicated to many outlets).
Selected Research Coverage and Mentions
“When is Violence Acceptable?” Pacific Standard.
“Education and Attitudes toward Interpersonal and State-Sanctioned Violence.” American Political Science Association (PSNow).
StartUp podcast series on church plants as business startups.
“The Baker and the Empire.” New York Times (cross-posted by several outlets).
“Can Evangelicalism Survive Donald Trump and Roy Moore?” New Yorker.
“When Gun Control Gets Godly.” Society Pages.
“Attitudes of American public on service denial to same-sex and interracial couples.” EuerkAlert! (AAAS).
“What Does the Public Think About Businesses That Deny Services to Same-Sex and Interracial Couples?” Russell Sage Foundation.
“More than Half of Survey Respondents Support a Refusal of Service.” American Sociological Association.
“Study: Denying Service to Gay Couples Isn’t Just About Religion.” Courthouse News Service.
“Men and Women Divide on Religion.” St. Loius Post-Dispatch.