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The trouble with trying to discern orthodoxy from heresy in civil religion.
Why civil religion won't save us from religious nationalism or radical secularism.
An Obama staffer's memoir shows that the problem with American politics might be us.
An economist discovers that morality matters for healthy markets—and society.
Can we meet our desire for security with more than lamenting "senseless violence"?
Is all social conservation just defensive reaction?
The resentment that explains rural white political identity sits in tension with both grace and truth.
Trust, like currency, can be debased. Knowing how to grow trust is the key to a thriving economy.
Why civil society won't revive our trust in government.
When someone's always watching, someone's always suspicious.
When we trust our feelings more than anything else, we stop trusting expert knowledge. And it could kill us.
Don't expect either social media or social science to save us; what we need is social theory.
It's less about trusting government and more about governments being trustworthy.
If we can't be civil, is faking it going to help?
Suspicion and cynicism play right into the hands of authoritarian demagogues. Let's consider another way forward.