After Words

After Words: John Danforth, author of "Faith & Politics: How the Moral Values Debate Divides America and How to Move Forward Together" interviewed by Charles Haynes, senior scholar at The First Amendment Center

About the Program

In his book, "Faith & Politics: How the Moral Values Debate Divides America and How to Move Forward Together" Episcopal priest and former US senator (R-MO), John Danforth provides his prescription for finding common ground and bridging the nation’s partisan political divide. He believes that religion has become a divisive political force and instead must provide reasons for people to come together. He discusses his book with Charles Haynes, senior scholar at The First Amendment Center where he specializes in issues of religious liberty and the role of religion in American life. Mr. Haynes serves as a guest interviewer and is not an employee of C-SPAN.

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John Danforth

John DanforthJohn Danforth served three terms in the US Senate (R-MO) and also served as US ambassador to the United Nations. He is an ordained Episcopal priest and was appointed by President Bush in 2001, to act as special envoy for peace in Sudan.
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  • Sunday, October 22nd at 3pm (ET)
  • Sunday, October 15th at 9pm (ET)
  • Sunday, October 15th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, October 14th at 9pm (ET)
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