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Erdoğan's Faithful

Erdoğan’s Faithful

In Istanbul, Jenna Krajeski talks to supporters of Turkish Prime Minister Erdoğan and finds that there is more to their loyalty than media portrayals suggest.
Shahbag: Religion and Politics in Dhaka's Public Square

Shahbag: Religion and Politics in Dhaka’s Public Square

By Nayma Qayum War crimes trials usher in a new era of religious politics in a nation still suffering the wounds of a brutal war.
God's Favorite Place on Earth

God’s Favorite Place on Earth

By Maurice Chammah In Glen Rose, Texas, the director of a small Creation Evidence Museum expounds on his theories linking creationism, Israel, and laxatives.
Intersections: Plate Interviews Ronald L. Grimes

Intersections: Plate Interviews Ronald L. Grimes

S. Brent Plate continues his Intersections series with an interview with ritual theorist Ronald L. Grimes.
Editorial Change

Editorial Change

Angela Zito, Director of the Center for Religion and Media, announces changes to The Revealer's editorial team.
On Piety: Egypt, Islam and the Muslim Brotherhood

On Piety: Egypt, Islam and the Muslim Brotherhood

By Maurice Chammah The popular image of Egypt split by religious and political loyalties belies a subtle story of piety and social change.
Believing in Russia

Believing in Russia

Irina Papkova reviews Geraldine Fagan's "Believing in Russia - Religious Policy After Communism"
Daily News: Blasphemy in Saudi Arabia, Religious Freedom

Daily News: Blasphemy in Saudi Arabia, Religious Freedom

Daily round-up of religion in the news.
Daily News: Elections in Mali, Rohingya Crisis

Daily News: Elections in Mali, Rohingya Crisis

Daily round-up of religion in the news.
Daily News: Bible Apps, Megachurches

Daily News: Bible Apps, Megachurches

Daily round-up of religion in the news.
Daily News: The Muslim Brotherhood, Church-run Credit Unions

Daily News: The Muslim Brotherhood, Church-run Credit Unions

Daily round-up of religion in the news.
Nigeria: An Ephemeral Peace

Nigeria: An Ephemeral Peace

By Alex Thurston A ceasefire between the Nigerian authorities and Boko Haram in early July brought short-lived hopes for peace and a growing cynicism in the government's abilities to end the violence.