A conversation with the anti-abortion activist Lila Rose about politicizing one of the defining moments of her life
Emma GreenOver the weekend, my interview with @LilaGraceRose was published. I wanted to hear from her, directly, how her first pregnancy has affected her strongly anti-abortion views. We talked about what it means to be a pregnant pro-life activist. Give it a read.
America is still an overwhelmingly religious country. Candidates shouldn’t be afraid to reflect that.
Emma GreenSenator @ChrisCoons on why Democrats need to talk about their faith.
"America is still an overwhelmingly religious country, and that the Democratic Party, too, remains a coalition largely made up of people of faith."
The small conservative magazine First Things aims to reclaim what has become a dirty word in the Trump era.
Emma GreenWhat’s going to happen to the conservative movement in the wake of Trump? The editors at the magazine First Things see an opportunity for a new nationalist movement that centers family over corporation and restores a sense of national purpose. My story
The second night of the first Democratic debates focused on the American values that have been corrupted under Trump, in the view of the 2020 candidates.
Emma Green“For a party that associates itself with Christianity to say..God would smile on the division of families at the hands of federal agents..God would condone putting children in cages, has lost all claim to ever use religious language again”[email protected]
Migrant children are suffering. Christians need to help.
Emma Green"We know exactly where Christ is, because he told us. He’s with the sick and the jailed and the hungry. He’s in those camps with those suffering children. And we need to be there, too."
What a piece, @CaitlinPacific.
There used to be a middle ground in the national conversation on abortion. Not anymore.
Emma GreenIn the 1976 presidential race, both Carter and Ford opposed federal funding for abortion. For Democrats today, that position is unacceptable.
A look at the original ban on federal funding for abortions and how the middle ground on this issue disappeared