Zelizer Discusses His New Book, "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress and the Battle for the Great Society"

May 26, 2015

The intersection of religion and politics has touched many issues from the early twentieth century to present. From divorce to civil rights to domestic policy, this connection has have played a significant role in shaping American political development across decades.

This dynamic is examined in detail in a new volume, "Faithful Republic: Religion and Politics in Modern America," co-edited by the Wilson School's Julian Zelizer, Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs, along with co-editors Andrew Preston from Cambridge University and Bruce J. Schulman from Boston University. Read more.