Dr. Lerone A. Martin

Historian • Religious Scholar • Cultural Commentator


Dr. Lerone A. Martin speaks about religious influence on US politics and J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI for C-SPAN3 American History TV

Dr. Lerone A. Martin comments on the continued reverberations of the Dred Scott decision for NBC’s TODAY Show

Dr Lerone A. Martin delivers the Schmiechen Lecture on “Religion and National Security in American History” at Eden Theological Seminary


A Black Evangelist Who Opposed Dr. KingThe New York Times
LISTEN: Why did white evangelicals vote for Trump? The Guardian Politics Weekly Extra podcast
LISTEN: Black Evangelicalism and the Christian Right, American Hysteria podcast
LISTEN: Religion scholars draw lessons for contemporary souls from King’s combination of faith, politicsSt. Louis on the Air, STLPR