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In the News: Bill Nye, Depression, Antarctica, The Dalai Lama & More

In the News: Bill Nye, Depression, Antarctica, The Dalai Lama & More

A round-up of religion in the recent news.

Luther in Brazil

Reporting on the growth of evangelicalism in Latin America isn’t exactly “news,” but Henry Chu‘s LA Times feature on the transformation is an exception to the usual fare for several reasons. First, because he turns to Latin American talking heads rather than the ubiquitous Philip Jenkins, author of The Next Christendom, a not-so-subtle endorsement of the change. Second, because Chu and his...