People in evangelical and historically black churches are twice as likely to be veterans than are those with no religion.
Author Archives: Tobin Grant
About Tobin Grant
@TobinGrant blogs for Religion News Service at Corner of Church and State, a data-driven conversation on religion and politics. He is a political science professor at Southern Illinois University and associate editor of the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion.
New research shows that it’s more than your religion that affects when you marry. The religion of your high school peers also shapes marriage decisions.
A statement on Fox News sparked a debate over men’s rights in an abortion decision. Polls suggest that most Americans would be ok with men having a ‘veto’ on a woman’s decision.
In the 1970s, schools lost their tax-exempt status because they opposed interracial dating and marriage. Will same-sex marriage raise the same issue?
Public debate over marriage and sexuality is often framed in religious language. That’s not how the court will decide the issue.