Sarah Posner

Sarah Posner is an investigative journalist, author, and an expert on the intersection of religion and politics. Her work has appeared in numerous publications, including The Guardian, The Atlantic, The Daily Beast, The Nation, Salon, The Washington Post, and Religion Dispatches. Read more at her website,


Recent Articles


That's the rallying cry behind Hot Tub Tom's new venture, the Coalition for a Conservative Majority (CCM), a political advocacy group designed to unite all those fractured conservatives around the cause of out-mobilizing Democrats.

The FundamentaList (No. 10)

Tom DeLay's new PAC, Mike Huckabee Facts, and Happy Thanksgiving from Gary Bauer.

1. Tom DeLay: The Left "Has Surpassed Us"

The FundamentaList (No. 9)

The curse of Pat Robertson, Huckabee's quiet meetings with influential local pastors, and Thompson's baffling NRLC endorsement.

1. The Curse of Pat Robertson

Pat Robertson's endorsement of Rudy Giuliani was hot news last week -- hotter, even, than widespread rumors that James Dobson was going to endorse Mike Huckabee (see item 2, below). But if Giuliani expected something good to come out of cozying up to Robertson, he was sorely mistaken.

The FundamentaList (No. 8)

Republicans open investigation of televangelists, Huckabee gets anointed, evangelicals against a two-state solution, and the politics of prosperity preaching

1. Republican Minority Opens Investigation of Prosperity Televangelists

The FundamentaList (No. 7)

Halloween Edition! The very scary anti-gay movement, Huckabee spooks secular conservatives, and the undead evangelical Christian right.

1.Not Dead Yet

David Kirkpatrick's cover story in Sunday's Times magazine is all the rage this week. In it he asks The Question that has surfaced periodically for the past 30 years: Is the Christian right dead?