In America's Christian faith, a surprising comeback of rock-ribbed Calvinism is challenging the Jesus-is-your-buddy gospel of modern evangelism.
Critics saw in America a 'pigpen of freedom.' He saw a cause worth dying for.
Readers write about ways to bring stability to Bolivia and whether today's conservatives more resemble Lincoln or Douglas.
Readers write about solving the financial crisis, and the definitions necessary for determining moral absolutes.
Readers write about absolute morals in a pluralistic society; revisions for the American dream; and why it's not a bailout, it's an investment.
Abraham Lincoln’s difficult passage through the politics of race
Two new books document Lincoln's difficult passage through the politics of race.