Book Review: When Millennials Reign In The Evolving Mormon Church

Drawn from from the attitudinal survey they designed, The Next Mormons: How Millennials Are Changing The LDS Church by Jana Riess (Oxford University Press) come indications that more and more Latter-day Saints are applying gospel teachings selectively, but are increasingly sensitive to issues of fairness and inclusiveness.

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A once and future Democrat?

He had been raised a Republican, but in the summer of 1968 a young journalist registered as a Democrat and soon found himself deeply immersed in a last-ditch attempt to thwart strong-armed efforts of party insiders to derail the candidacy of the popular anti-establishment candidate, Senator Eugene McCarthy. Although the effort failed, it yielded revealing evidence that the party was beginning to lose touch with America's heartland. Unintentionally, the picture above from Playboy and others like it, were worth a thousand words of evidence. 

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