Recovering Our Political Culture Cooper Shull | December 20, 2021 | Blog Contributor Mentioning the word politics is similar to running nails down a chalkboard. Some are able to enjoy a fierce argument about politics, and some would prefer never to mention it. Why has politics become so controversial? Politics can be defined as activities that relate... Read More Cooper Shull Cooper Shull is a junior studying finance at Samford University. He was selected as a 2021 Student Blog Contributor for Faith & Public Life.