Pundits Chew Over Romney’s Faith Speech - December 11, 2007 12:44 PM
Commentators evaluate the success of Mitt Romney’s Dec. 6 “Faith in America” speech, intended to boost the presidential candidate’s languishing campaign; journalists and the electorate of both political persuasions appear largely underwhelmed.
Romney Discusses Mormon Faith - December 06, 2007 02:30 PM
In a speech entitled "Faith in America," Mitt Romney focuses on the common ground Mormonism has with other religions and refrains from describing the tenets of his faith in detail.
The Dalai Lama Blocks China from Choosing his Successor - November 29, 2007 04:06 AM
On Nov. 27, in a move taken to prevent Beijing picking his replacement, the Dalai Lama declares that a ballot will decide who succeeds him, breaking with 600 years of religious tradition.
Can Islamic Extremism Grow on American Soil? - November 16, 2007 11:45 AM
The head of Britain’s domestic intelligence agency talks of thousands of young men radicalized on U.K. territory; analysts ask what makes America safe from the proliferation of U.S.-born terrorists.
New Cruise Movie Opposed by German Minister - July 06, 2007 09:34 AM
The filming of a Tom Cruise movie about an attempt on Hitler’s life is jeopardized by the star’s links to Scientology, an American religion that Germany classifies as a dangerous cult.
Vatican Tells Catholics to End Aid to Amnesty - June 26, 2007 06:28 PM
In response to a statement by Amnesty International supporting the right to abortion for women who've suffered rape or incest, the Vatican has called on Catholics worldwide to stop donating money to the organization.