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American Theocracy


Why Evangelicals Are Still Voting Trump

Around a quarter of Americans consider themselves to be evangelical. Eight out of ten white evangelicals supported Trump over Hillary Clinton in 2016.

The Paranoia that Causes Americans to Hate Atheists

Religion provides the perfect excuse to hate, victimise and demonise someone you've never even met, while posing as their moral superior.

Film made by evangelical leaders warns that the world will end if Trump isn’t reelected

Evangelical and social conservative supporters of Donald Trump have made a film warning that the world will end if Trump isn't reelected.

Vast Majority of White Catholics, Evangelicals Support Trump Over Biden

White evangelicals and white Catholics still overwhelmingly support Trump over Biden, a new tracking poll finds.

Tennessee legislature passes fetal heartbeat bill, effectively banning abortions

Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill backed by the state's Republican governor that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.

Bill Maher: “Why, in heaven’s name, don’t we tax religion?”

Bill Maher is angry as hell about the way religious institutions are, or more accurately aren't, taxed in the United States.

WV Republican lawmakers to allow Bible classes in public schools

Under a new West Virginia law, county boards of education can now offer courses that familiarise students with the Bible.

Megachurch Pastor: ‘There Is No Such Thing As Separation of Church and State in the Constitution’

Robert Jeffress, one of Trump's closest spiritual advisors, claims "there is no such thing as a separation of church and state in the Constitution".

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo: “My first calling is to my Savior”

Mike Pompeo has been unabashed in his role as US Secretary of State to talk about his first calling to his Savior, not the Constitution.

Inside the Influential Evangelical Group Mobilizing to Reelect Trump

UIP was crucial to Trump's evangelical vote in 2016, and promises to be one of the most vital weapons in his reelection arsenal this year.