In our post-Freudian world, it is no longer a goal to become people of character who live out a God-ordained ideal of selfhood.
I contend that Bush would be a lot more moderate if there weren't some fundamentalists breathing down his neck every time he wants to establish the state of Israel, every time he wants to do justice for the Palestinian people.
When you listen to Christian radio stations - and there are thousands of them now in the United States - and when you listen to Christian television networks - and there are thousands of Christian television shows across the country - they are all politically right.
When there is conflict between what God requires and the demands of the government, each of us has an important decision to make concerning taxes.
Marquis de Condorcet
Katherine Anne Porter