The New York Times
In October 2007, Brooks's column tells how a shot-in-the-dark question about Niebuhr he put to Barack Obama elicited a surprisingly enthusiastic and thorough response.
The Atlantic Monthly
One year after the terrorist attacks of September 11, Brooks calls for a re-examination of the ideas of Reinhold Niebuhr.
Obama and Niebuhr: A Conversation
Brooks and Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne discuss Reinhold Niebuhr and Barack Obama at Georgetown University in 2009. The conversation was moderated by American Public Media's Krista Tippett.