Archives for January 6, 2017

The “Disappearing Middle” in American Political and Religious Life

The “Disappearing Middle” in American Political and Religious LifeNow, to head off objections—of course I know there still IS a “middle” in American political and religious life. My point here will be that it is not as strong or populated as it once was—during my lifetime.It seems to me, and many of my conversation partners agree, that gradually during the last several decades Americans have become increasingly polarized in their political and religious opinions.This process has ruine … [Read more...]