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Politics and Religion


White evangelicals are a political curse

Currently, white evangelicals are the heart of the Republican Party, giving it at least three-fourths of their vote.

Republicans Target Our Children to Maintain Power into the Future

No longer holding public office, William Barr's power derive from being the endowed chair of Catholic Information Center.

Leonard Leo, Opus Dei and the Radical Catholic Takeover of the Supreme Court

Leonard Leo has put five justices on the Supreme Court: Amy Coney Barrett, Brett Kavanaugh, Neil Gorsuch, Sam Alito, and John Roberts.

The Court of God: How a Catholic Secret Society Took Over SCOTUS

Founded in 1928 in conservative Catholic Spain, Opus Dei wouldn’t become the agent of global fascism until later in the 20th century.

The US NOT founded upon Christianity

Many Religious Right activists have attempted to rewrite history by asserting that the US government derived from Christian foundations.

Has too much religion, and not enough science, doomed the US as a civilized country?

Many Americans have rejected the idea that science is an objective endeavor pursued by well-educated people and subject to peer review.

Creationists Are Much More Likely to Be Racist, Homophobic and Supportive of Political Violence

According to a paper published recently, people who reject evolution are more likely to be racist, homophobic and and violent.

Texas librarian fired for not pulling books off the shelves in banned book purge

The movement to ban books about race, gender and sexuality has gained steam from Republican politicians.

The abuses of evangelical ‘purity culture’ have gone under the radar for too long

While abstinence-only education is harmful, the evangelical world has twisted it in a way that has done even more harm.

Pat Robertson says Putin’s Invasion of Ukraine Was Compelled by God to Speed Up the End-Times

Televangelist Pat Robertson claims that Russian President Vladimir Putin was "compelled by God" in his decision to invade Ukraine.