Podcast #105 – Jeff Sharlet (C Street)

We interview Jeff Sharlet, author of C Street: The Fundamentalist Threat to American Democracy, a follow-up to The Family: The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power.  The Family, you may recall, is a secretive and radical Christian group that counts Senators and Congressmen among its members, organizes the annual National Prayer Breakfast, and courts vicious Third World dictators–all in the name of Jesus.  C Street covers events that have occurred since the publication of The Family, including there political sex scandals, the so-called Kill the Gays bill proposed in Uganda, and the chilling evangelical infiltration of the US military.

For more about Jeff visit JeffSharlet.com.

C Street is available at Amazon.com in hardcover, audiobook, or Kindle editions.

Read John Snider’s review of The Family, or listen to our interview with Jeff in Podcast #67.


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Recorded October 6, 2010.  Hosted by John C. Snider and David Driscoll.

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