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The Christian Right is why the US won’t deliver on climate change

Today’s authoritarian Republicans, who have essentially merged with the Christian Right, are clearly willing to choose power over democracy.

Why the National Prayer Breakfast must go

The National Prayer Breakfast is an event that should cease to be held as it undermines the constitutional separation of church and state.

‘Prophet’ Hank Kunneman Says Biden Has No Right to Appoint a New SCOTUS Justice Because He’s ‘Illegitimate’

Right-wing pastor insists that President Biden has no right to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer.

Understanding evangelicalism in America today

In 2006, almost a quarter of the American population identified as white evangelical, but only 14.5% the population does so today.

Many Evangelicals say they won’t be vaccinated against Covid-19

White evangelicals are the least likely demographic to get the vaccine, the Pew Research Centre has found.

History repeats itself: From the New Testament to QAnon

The QAnon story casts Trump as a kind of radical Christian ruler, deputised by God to wage war against the liberal infidels.

Think US evangelicals are dying out? Well, define evangelicalism …

The share of Americans who identify as 'evangelical' or 'born again' in major regular US surveys (CCES and GSS) has remained fairly consistent.

Lindsey Graham says women ‘have a place in America’ and ‘can go anywhere’ if they are against abortion

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina says that women are welcome anywhere in the country if they're against abortion.

Pastor Says Trump Was Chosen by God and ‘Should Never Be Criticized’

Right-wing pastor Robert Henderson says in a video that Trump was chosen by God, and therefore “should never be criticized”.

Faith and politics mix to drive evangelical Christians’ climate change denial

U.S. Christians, especially evangelical Christians, identify as environmentalists at very low rates compared to the general population.