Michael Sean Winters Looks at Jerry Falwell’s Influence on American Politics
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
In God’s Right Hand: How Jerry Falwell Made God a Republican and Baptized the American Right, Michael Sean Winters unpacks the key moments in the life of a man whose legacy continues to shape the religious and political climate in the United States – an effect that is abundantly evident as the 2012 presidential election draws near. Winters has written for The New Republic, the New York Times, Washington Post, Washingtonian, Slate.com, and America. He is a regular contributor to the National Catholic Reporter and is also the author of Left at the Altar: How Democrats Lost the Catholics and How Catholics Can Save the Democrats.