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Appeared in: Volume 8, Number 4
Published on: February 12, 2013
The First Freedom

Of all the world’s major religious faith communities, only Islam has yet to acknowledge the autonomy of politics from religion. The aspirations of any American “Freedom Agenda” must acknowledge the reality that, where there is an established “church” of that sort, political liberty cannot develop or remain secure.

Jeff Bergner has worked in the legislative and executive branches of the Federal government. He is adjunct professor at Christopher Newport University and co-author of Branding the Candidate.

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