In 2019, the New Jersey Legislature passed a law legalizing medically assisted suicide. Several other states debated similar measures.
Scholars, scientists and faith leaders around the world are working to reduce tensions between religion and science.
Faith groups have played an important role in marijuana policy debates in the United States and around the world.
President Donald Trump has undone or renegotiated many of his predecessor’s environmentally friendly policies, removing climate change research from government websites and pulling out of the Paris climate agreement. Religiously inspired environmental activists have emerged as some of his loudest critics.