Carlyle Fielding Stewart III

Writings on Democracy, Social Justice, and Religion

Tag: Politics

  • What’s Wrong With This Picture?

    What’s Wrong With This Picture?

    I recently went to a local post office to mail some long overdue letters to friends and parishioners. As I approached the mail box, I was greeted by a young man campaigning for a politician running for President of the United States. I noticed by his table a picture of President Obama with an Adolf Hitler…

  • Religion and Politics

    Religion and Politics

    Panel Discussion Freedom Institute, April 26, 2007 Cobo Center Detroit, Michigan Historically speaking, the Christian religion began as a kind of religious and political movement and has always utilized politics both within the infrastructure of religious institutions themselves and within the superstructure of secular society. Religious faiths, structures and hierarchies often use politics as a…