Stories by Jeannette Batz Cooperman

An award-winning journalist in the alternative press for more than a decade, Jeannette Batz Cooperman holds a doctorate in American studies and writes regularly on religious and subscribe to Jeannette Batz Cooperman's feed

Posted on: Dec 22, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Look a little closer at the “Jesus didn’t turn people away” ad and you see the central religious conflict of our time: literal versus metaphorical understanding.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2004, Source: AlterNet

I must abandon the solace of thinking my political opponents benighted, uneducated and cognitively impaired. But I refuse to think them more moral.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2004, Source: AlterNet

“When people think of the relation of Christianity to the political scene, they think of the right rather than the left,” says one expert. Here is a look at the rise in evangelism that’s tipping the country Republican.