Howard Lavine is the Associate Dean of the Social Sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and the Arleen C. Carlson professor of political science at the University of Minnesota. Follow him on Twitter: @howard_lavineEspanol |
Jews and Muslims in America could find unity through a common adversary
Homegrown nativists in the U.S. dislike both Jews and Muslims, which could help both groups work toward mutual understanding.
To protect human rights abroad, preach to Trump voters
Religious leaders can help convince the most ethnocentric and authoritarian American voters to oppose Washington’s backing of abusive dictators.
No, Americans don’t support airstrikes that kill civilians, even when they target terrorists
Polls that show Americans support airstrikes against suspected terrorists ignore some very large caveats.