Religion and Politics
There was a time when candidates for political offices didn't talk about their religious beliefs. But today it's become acceptable, even fashionable, to talk about one's spiritual beliefs. A panel talks about how, when and why religion lost its taboo in the political realm.
executive director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State and author of "Piety & Politics" (Harmony Books)
director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
Institute on Religion and Public Policy
senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, Washington Post columnist, and author of "Souled Out: Reclaiming Faith and Politics After the Religious Right" and of "Stand Up Fight Back."