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There's a lot of talk about religious fundamentalism these days, but how much do we really know about the brand of Christian fundamentalism that has developed in America since, and in response to, the Enlightenment? Author James Carroll holds forth on the subject in this interview with TomDispatch editor Tom Engelhardt.

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Journalist and author Susan Faludi is back with another book, "The Terror Dream: Fear and Fantasy in Post-9/11 America," an ambitious look into the formative mythology, driving forces and fears of the U.S.'s national psyche.

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