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Dakota Midday: 2015 McGovern Civic Engagement Forum Speakers

George McGovern enjoyed civil debate and the McGovern Center will host its civic engagement forum on September 29th.  The question being discussed is “Should religion play a role in 21st century politics?”  The Reverend Barry Lynn, the Executive Director for Americans United for the Separation of Church and State discusses why the separation needs to be absolute.

The other speaker is Rena Lindevaldsen, Interim dean and professor with the Liberty Center for Law and Policy at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. She answers the question if Religion should play a role in 21st Century Politics with a simple, "yes".