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Bernie Sanders Must Read EdenKeeper

Vermont senator Bernie Sanders must read EdenKeeper. At last night’s democratic presidential debate he referenced Pope Francis’s environmental encyclical when asked how he would tackle climate change and acknowledged that climate action is a “moral issue.” His answer stood in stark contrast to other presidential candidates who talked about a green energy revolution and encouraging foreign countries […]

October 14th

New Climate Change Predictions Thanks to Pope Francis

There’s no question Pope Francis had a profound influence on Americans when he visited the United States for the first time last week. But the biggest blessing I think he brought to the country was a new set of climate change predictions. Obviously, he did not recalculate how many feet our seas will rise, or when and […]

September 29th

Should Democrats Cater to Religious Right in 2016?

Conservative Christians were a key component in bringing about the Republican senate victory last Tuesday. They turned out and voted — as many could predict — for candidates that shared their traditional beliefs. But does this mean that Democrats should shy away from advancing a more progressive agenda in 2016? No, and here’s why. Conservative Christians […]

November 11th