Interviews

Politicking with Larry King
Politicking with Larry King
“Was America Really Founded As a ‘Christian Nation’?” Most Americans believe the U.S. was founded as a Christian nation. But, is this merely a myth? Larry talks with the author of a new book claiming ‘Corporate America’ invented  ... Read More
June 4, 2015
Politicking with Larry King
KCRW’s To the Point with Warren Olney
KCRW’s To the Point with Warren Olney
“One Nation under God…but Since When?” American values may be compatible with the Christian Bible…but the Founding Fathers insisted on the separation of church and state. Yet many Americans believe they live in a historically “Christian Nation ... Read More
April 10, 2015
KCRW’s To the Point with Warren Olney
NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross
NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross
How ‘One Nation’ Didn’t Become ‘Under God’ Until The ’50s Religious Revival The words “under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance and the phrase “In God we trust” on the back of a dollar bill ha ... Read More
March 30, 2015
NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross

Radio & TV Interviews

Book Discussion on One Nation Under God
C-SPAN’s Book TV
March 3, 2015

How ‘One Nation’ Didn’t Become ‘Under God’ Until The ’50s Religious Revival
NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross
March 30, 2015

One Nation under God…but Since When?
KCRW’s To the Point with Warren Olney
April 10, 2015

The Birth of Christian Libertarianism
KPFA’s Letters and Politics
April 14, 2015

Show 529: One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America.
Equal Time for Freethought
April 19, 2015

How Corporate America Invented Christian America
WAMC’s Roundtable
May 1, 2015

‘Christian America’ as a Counter to the New Deal”
WNYC’s Brian Lehrer Show
May 1, 2015

One Nation Under God?
Freethought Radio
May 4, 2015

5/5 Kevin M. Kruse: One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America
Sirius XM’s Majority Report with Sam Seder
May 5, 2015

How Corporate America Invented Christian America…
The Thom Hartmann Program
May 6, 2015

One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America
New Books in American History with Lilian Calles Barger
May 22, 2015

One Nation Under God…and Corporation
Conversations with Jeff Schechtman
May 26, 2015

51: Godsell
WNUR’s This is Hell!
May 30, 2015

Was America Really Founded As a ‘Christian Nation’?
Politicking with Larry King
June 4, 2015

Where America’s Religiosity Began, and How it’s Changing Now
State of Belief Radio with Rev. Welton Gaddy
June 6, 2015

Kevin M. Kruse’s “One Nation Under God
WHYY’s Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane
June 10, 2015

How God Wound Up In the Pledge…
UpFront, KPFA
July 8, 2015

Has America ever really been a ‘Christian nation’?
ABC Radio (Australia), Religion and Ethics Report
July 8, 2015

Did Corporate America Invent Christian America?
PBS’s American Forum with Douglas Blackmon
October 18, 2015

“God Bless America: How Christ Became Central to US Capitalism and Politics
The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
November 25, 2015

How Corporate America Invented Christian America
Interfaith Radio
February 18, 2016

“What Just Happened? Two Historians Discuss the 2016 Election and Its Aftermath”
Princeton Alumni Day
February 25, 2017

The Marriage of Big Business and Christianity
KPFA’s Against the Grain
March 15, 2017

Print Interviews

‘Christian America’: Corporate invention or founding fathers’ vision?
Religion News Service
April 3, 2015

Powell’s Q&A: Kevin M. Kruse
PowellsBooks.Blog
April 13, 2015

The Invention of a Corporate Christian America
Religion Dispatches
April 20, 2015

Kruse resets timeline of America as ‘One Nation Under God’
Princeton University
April 22, 2015

‘Pagan statism’: The frightening corporate/Christian alliance that invented “In God We Trust” and “One Nation Under God
Salon
April 25, 2015

The Invention Of Christian America
Digg
April 27, 2015

Fuse Book Interview: When Did America Become a Christian Nation?
The Arts Fuse
May 27, 2015

Q&A with Kevin M. Kruse
Book Q&As with Deborah Kalb
June 8, 2015