June 20, 2006 // 01:10 pm // Join the Discussion (0) // Share This

Andrew Sullivan’s Elephant

There is an overlooked elephant in the room that Andrew Sullivan's May 15th Time Magazine essay unknowingly, yet brilliantly, illustrates. In his essay, titled "My Problem with Christianism," Mr. Sullivan coins the term "Christianist" for those on the "religious right" who hold the belief that "religion dictates politics." From that idea he strongly "dissents." But the elephant (the pachyderm variety, not the Republican kind) standing next to him is this...