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Kelly Denton-Borhaug

Kelly Denton-Borhaug

Kelly Denton-Borhaug has long been investigating how religion and violence collide in American war-culture. She teaches in the global religions department at Moravian University. She is the author of two books, U.S. War-Culture, Sacrifice and Salvation and, more recently, And Then Your Soul is Gone: Moral Injury and U.S. War-Culture.

Articles by this author

 

Is Moral Clarity Possible in Donald Trump's Lie-Soaked America?

The fact is that truth-telling and confession, while difficult, are good for the soul. I wish for more and hope it will be enough.

Kelly Denton-Borhaug ·


The Sacralization of War, American-Style

The violent infrastructure of this nation is like a noxious vine with destructive results for us all, but few connect this to other rising forms of violence in the U.S.

Kelly Denton-Borhaug ·


A Parable of (All-American) Violence

Accountability and the war of terror.

Kelly Denton-Borhaug ·


What Americans Don’t Want to Hear About Our Moral Crimes of War

Valorizing, pathologizing, and demonizing vets are all ways of refusing to listen to the actual experiences of those who carry out our wars.

Kelly Denton-Borhaug ·

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