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Using a Religious Freedom Framework to Protect the Rights of Native Americans

February 21, 2018

On the Berkley Forum contributors discuss how the U.S. government responds to Native American religious freedom claims, particularly in recent cases like the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Interfaith 2.0? How Multi-faith Work Is Changing

February 20, 2018

On public radio show Interfaith Voices Berkley Center Senior Fellow Katherine Marshall offers her reflections on terminology in interfaith work, what's important, and why.

Envisioning A Social Revolution Driven By Love

February 19, 2018

Watch Berkley Center Senior Research Fellow Gerard Mannion discuss Pope Francis' mission and priorities in a February 8 lecture sponsored by Brescia University and the Catholic Diocese of Owensboro.

How U.S. Presidents Talk about God

February 19, 2018

Berkley Center Director Shaun Casey discusses religion and the Trump presidency with BYU Radio.

previous episode | Religion's Role in Diplomacy

The Return of Religion: Globalization, Belief, and the Public Sphere

February 16, 2018

Watch Berkley Center Senior Fellow José Casanova and sociologist Nilüfer Göle discuss how the role of religion has changed in our globalized society.

Religion in the Russian Sphere of Influence

February 15, 2018

Michael Cherenkov and Cyril Hovorun offer their perspectives on the relationship between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Russian government.

Why the Vatican’s Potential Deal with China Is a Good Thing

February 12, 2018

Berkley Center Senior Research Fellow Drew Christiansen, S.J., considers the future of the Catholic Church in China in America online.

Poet Reflects on Catholic, Jesuit Influence

February 8, 2018

Award-winning poet Lawrence Joseph said his Jesuit education and growing up in 1960s Detroit informs much of his imaginative work during a recent Faith and Culture Lecture Series talk at Georgetown.

watch | Video of the Conversation

Center Director Interviewed on Faith and Politics

February 4, 2018

In two interviews Berkley Center Director Shaun Casey reflects on his three and a half years at the U.S. State Department and the role of religion in public discourse.

listen | The Square Podcast
read | Deseret News Interview

Jesuits as Bridge Builders

February 1, 2018

For Georgetown's Jesuit Heritage Week, the Berkley Forum asks: How can Jesuits serve as bridge builders across various divides?

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