Monthly Archives: December 2015

Happy Holidays!

As the year draws to an end, season’s greetings to all readers, listeners, and guests. New episodes will come in mid-January, in the meantime you can check out all the previous episodes, right here. – Oscar  

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Molly Worthen and Evangelicalism

How did evangelicals emerge as such a powerful faction within the Republican Party? How important is the Christian Right today? And what about the Christian Left? For the tenth episode of Campaign Context, Professor Molly Worthen (University of North Carolina) … Continue reading

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Shana Gadarian and Anxious Politics

How does the rising fear of terrorism influence the presidential race? What effects does the candidates’ heated rhetoric have on the voters? What role do the media play in anxious politics? For the ninth episode of Campaign Context, Professor Shana Gadarian (Syracuse … Continue reading

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