Blog author: Hunter Baker

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Hunter Baker, J.D., Ph.D. serves as contributing editor to The City and to Salvo Magazine. In addition, he has written for The American Spectator, American Outlook, National Review Online, Christianity Today, Human Events.com, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and a number of other outlets. His scholarly work has appeared in the Journal of Law and Religion (“Competing Orthodoxies in the Public Square: Postmodernism’s Effect on Church-State Separation”), the Regent University Law Review (“Storming the Gates of a Massive Cultural Investment: Reconsidering Roe in Light of its Flawed Foundation and Undesirable Consequences”), and the Journal of Church and State. In 2007, he contributed a chapter “The Struggle for Baylor’s Soul” to the edited collection The Baylor Project, published by St. Augustine’s Press. He has also been a guest on a variety of television and radio programs, including Prime Time America and Kresta in the Afternoon. As a law student in the late 1990s, Hunter Baker worked for The Rutherford Institute and Prison Fellowship Ministries where he focused primarily on defending the constitutional principle of religious liberty. Prior to beginning doctoral studies in religion and politics at Baylor University in 2003, he served as director of public policy for the Georgia Family Council. While at Baylor, Baker served as a graduate assistant to the philosopher Francis Beckwith and the historian Barry Hankins. He assisted Beckwith in the editing of his landmark book Defending Life which has now been published by Cambridge University Press. He also provided research assistance to Hankins in his forthcoming biography of Francis Schaeffer. Baker currently serves on the political science faculty at Union University and is an associate dean in the college of arts and sciences. He is married to Ruth Elaine Baker, M.D. They have a son, Andrew, and a daughter, Grace.


Posts authored by Hunter Baker:

Considering Atlas Shrugged on Film

Friday, April 29, 2011

Entitlements Are Free!

Sunday, April 3, 2011

A Response to ‘What Would Jesus Cut?’

Friday, March 4, 2011

Don’t Knock the Laffer Curve

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

An Everyday Example of the Evil of Big Government

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Lott on Buckley, Revisited

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Jeremy Lott’s Life of William Buckley

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Secularism is Swell: Harvard Political Review and Me

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Politics for Christians

Friday, February 19, 2010

Secularism and Brit Hume

Wednesday, January 6, 2010