Post Profile






Melissa Harris-Perry Explores Misconceptions About Mormon Religion With Mormon Panelists

Just as Barack Obama reached historic levels four years ago as the first African-American presidential nominee of a major political party, Mitt Romney has now reached that peak as the first-ever Mormon. And yet, in a poll this January only 56 percent of voters said the country is ready for a Mormon president. On her MSNBC show today, Melissa Harris-Perry dug into the specifics of Mormon beliefs and the religion's ties to American exceptionalism.
read more

share

Related Posts


Most Americans Are Not Yet Aware That They’re Supposed to Be Freaked Out by Mitt Romney

News : NYMag: Intelligencer

Mitt Romney: Mormon? It seems like an impossibly low figure, but according to a Public Religion Research Institute Poll, only 40 percent of Americans can identity Mitt Romney's religion as Mormonism, while 46 percent said they didn'...

Presidential Polls: Hurricane Sandy May Have Solidified Win For President Obama

News : The Inquisitr - News

Presidential polls of a few weeks ago showed Mitt Romney seizing control of the race, pushing ahead of Barack Obama nationwide and creeping closer in swing states. But since Romney’s post-debate peak in mid-October, Barack Obama has...

POLITICO: Hillary Clinton’s Real Opponent: Barack Obama. “No retiring president below 50 percent …

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit

POLITICO: Hillary Clinton’s Real Opponent: Barack Obama. “No retiring president below 50 percent job approval nationally has passed the White House to his party’s nominee in the 75 years of the polling era. Obama’s approval rating, ...

Derrick Shore: Mormons And Mitt: The Myth About Separation Of Church And State

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog

For the first time in American history a Mormon is the presidential nominee for a major political party. Here's why Mr. Romney's religion is relevant: For Mormons, there really is no such thing as separation of church and state.

After A Year Staying Out Of The Fray, The Mormon Church Congratulates Obama

Politics : Business Insider: Politix

The leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a statement minutes after the first Mormon presidential nominee of a big American political party, Mitt Romney, conceded the election, reports McKay Coppins at...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC