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Mormons’ Consciences Have Put White Evangelicals To Shame This Election

One of the most difficult academic presentations I’ve been asked to give this year was before a group of Moroccan Muslim scholars who were visiting Washington, DC this summer to learn about American religion. I was invited to present from my research on American Evangelicalism, and when we got to the topic of Donald Trump I found myself befuddled to explain what it is that Evangelicals have found appealing about that noxious, philandering, bigoted blowhard.
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