Is America More Religious than Ever?

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The Gallup Poll says more than 90 percent of Americans believe in some kind of God, but more and more don't identify with any particular denomination. Maybe that's why there's increasing tolerance of one group for another.  Religion can be a unifying force in America. It can also be divisive, and the more isolated one religion becomes the less acceptable it is to the others. How do "outsider" or "fringe" groups affect other religions?  And how does religion relate to politics, gender, race and even geography?

Credits

Guests:
Frank Newport - Gallup Poll - @gallup, David E. Campbell - University of Notre Dame, Jeffrey Sharlet - Dartmouth College - @JeffSharlet, Susan Jacoby - journalist and author

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Anna Scott, Sonya Geis