Jack Jenkins

Journalist in Washington, DC

Jack Jenkins

Journalist in Washington, DC

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Jack is the Senior Religion Reporter for ThinkProgress. He covers religion. Also politics. Usually both.

He has published in the Washington Post, Atlantic, Religion & Politics, and others. His work has also been cited in the New York Times, New Yorker, MSNBC, and others.

He is graduate of Presbyterian College and earned a Master of Divinity from Harvard University. He also plays harmonica and ukulele.

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Recent clips:

How Trump is paving the way for a revival of the ‘religious left’ · The Washington Post · 12/14/16

Inside Donald Trump’s ‘tremendous problem’ in Utah · ThinkProgress · 9/8/16

How a massive campus Christian organization systematically purges staffers who support LGBT people · ThinkProgress · 11/4/16

Unholy secrets: The loophole that allows clergy to hide child sexual abuse · ThinkProgress · 8/8/16

What It’s Like To Attend America’s First Accredited Muslim College · ThinkProgress · 4/18/16

How Donald Trump Could End the Republican Lock on the Mormon Vote · The Atlantic · 9/8/16

What It’s Like To Be A Syrian Refugee In America · ThinkProgress · 11/22/15

How The American Religious Right Is Making The Middle East Peace Process Impossible · ThinkProgress · 11/10/15

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