And while it is difficult to deny that religion is almost always at the forefront in the history of humankind, that does not discount its particularly powerful role in certain moments in time and in certain locations. Ironically, religion in the United States has been a particularly powerful tool in the development of a secular state and culture.
Author: Adrian Pagan
Adrian is a philosophy, history, and political science triple major at UCLA. His interests include public policy, social media as a political medium, and historical patterns of political polarity.