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Since the early 1970s, the New Christian Right (sometimes just referred to as the Christian Right) has organized around what they saw as “the defense of traditional cultural and social values” in a “godless society,” Bryan Le Beau wrote while chair of Creighton's history department. Le Beau noted that the movement became deeply ingrained in Republican Party politics over the decades that followed. But not all religious Americans are conservative. From demographic shifts to inter-religious alliances and more developments, religious progressives have been more active in recent years. What is the religious left? 
What is the religious left?

The religious left has a magnifying glass on it at the dawn of the Trump era. Who are these politically progressive religious people?