Assistant Professor of History, Ball State University
I am the author of the book "This Is Our Message: Women's Leadership in the New Christian Right" (Oxford University Press, 2019). My research focuses women's roles in the modern religious right, with particular emphasis on their leadership as the movement developed in the 1970s and 1980s. My writing - on history, politics, and popular culture - has been featured in Religion & Politics and the Washington Post.
Alabamas new abortion restrictions were signed into law by Gov. Kay Ivey. But more has been said recently about the fact that the bill was passed by 25 white men in the state Senate. Media reports have pointed to how this...