Links to Bobby Ross Jr.’s top columns

Meet one of America’s largest religious groups — by the way, they DON’T believe in God. Published Feb. 6.

Anti-Islamophobia: A nuanced portrayal of Syrian refugees in the heart of red-state America. Published Feb. 7.

Potential impact of Johnson Amendment repeal: Associated Press delves a little more deeply. Published Feb. 8.

‘Footloose’ controversy in small-town Oklahoma: Was church near canceled dance unfairly targeted? Published Feb. 13.

Do both sides agree it’s stupid to require a father’s approval for an abortion? Media don’t bother to ask. Published Feb. 15.

Ghosts of Mark Sanford return: About Politico’s religion-free profile of adulterer and Trump critic. Published Feb. 20.

Facts, framing and fairness: Three questions to consider on Trump transgender bathroom decision. Published Feb. 23.

When a 4-year-old biological male prays to be a girl, a few questions for journalists to consider. Published Feb. 24.

This news isn’t fake, but it’s flawed: Three problems with NPR’s report on religious freedom bills. Published Feb. 27.

From awful to fantastic: Three lessons in NPR’s Dr. Jekyll-and-Mr. Hyde coverage of religious freedom. Published Feb. 28.

Click below for additional February 2017 columns.

Other February 2017 columns

Anti-clickbait: This post won’t mention YOU KNOW WHO. Warning! International news. Published Feb. 1.

Happy 13th birthday, GetReligion! My wish as we enter the teenage years. Published Feb. 2.

Meet one of America’s largest religious groups — by the way, they DON’T believe in God. Published Feb. 6.

How one Bible Belt congregation welcomes refugees: A Godbeat pro offers interesting insight. Published Feb. 10.

Eyes of Texas are on religious leaders – pro and con – as state debates transgender-friendly bathrooms. Published Feb. 14.

Celebrate good times, come on! Enjoy these three great reads from the Godbeat. Published Feb. 22.

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