Dawning of the Counter-culture: The 1960s

A lively survey of the eccentric politics and culture of ...


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Militant Christians

United States History U.S. History Essays Religion

Fundamentalists, uneasy with modernity and with the American social and moral landscape, prefer the Bible’s teachings—in their faith, in their personal lives, and in the larger life of the nation.  Here’s why. 


Tags:  Fundamentalism - Religion - Political Right - Evangelicals

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Family Intervention, Ku Klux Klan Style

United States History American History U.S. History

In the social unease that followed World War I, some groups sought to preserve white Protestant morality in the face of new challenges to the old order. A reborn Ku Klux Klan focused not on racial matters but on social behavior, with a peculiar, not-so-subtle intervention in family affairs. 

Tags:  The South - Religion - Ku Klux Klan - The South

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