Steven Waldman


Steven Waldman is the Editor-in-Chief, President and Co-Founder of Beliefnet and a columnist for The Wall Street Journal Online. He’s also the author of the Founding Faith: Politics, Providence and the Birth of Religious Freedom in America, which has been published by Random House. Before co-founding Beliefnet in 1999, Waldman was a political journalist, serving as National Editor of U.S. News & World Report and National Correspondent for Newsweek. His writings have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, National Review, The Atlantic, Slate, and many others.

Do Pro-Choicers Really Honor Roe?

The most common argument I hear from pro-choice women in is, "this simply is no one's business but the woman's." That may be right, that may be fair - but it is not what Roe v. Wade says.

My Common Ground Fantasy

My common ground fantasy involves both pro-life and pro-choice leaders taking certain premises of each other's movements more seriously in order to break the conceptual logjam we've created.