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14 Bible verses: How David Barton misuses history and Scripture for political purposes

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‘Once we take control’: Far-right broadcaster lays out his Christian fascist agenda

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We praise people as ‘Good Samaritans,’ but there’s a complex history behind the phrase

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After Trump, Christian nationalist ideas are going mainstream – despite a history of violence

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EWTN, a TV channel founded by a cloistered nun, has quietly become a right-wing media juggernaut

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Slate writer Molly Olmstead on how EWTN and the Catholic right are spending big to shift public opinion


Pro-Confederacy, anti-equality, Christian nationalist extremist Michael Peroutka wins GOP primary for Maryland Attorney General

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A potential historic political shift is taking place among evangelical Christians

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Gab founder: ‘This is an explicitly Christian movement because this is an explicitly Christian country’

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Monsters are everywhere in the Bible – and some are even human

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Extremist groups are targeting state and local officials for harassment and intimidation

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Right-wing extremism researcher David Neiwert discloses how groups are trying to force their viewpoints in cities and schools


North Carolina workers file lawsuit after being fired for not attending Christian prayer meetings

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Will progressive and moderate Christians stand up against extremists politicizing their faith?

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Singer and podcaster Malynda Hale talks about why progressive and moderate Christians need to defend the faith from within


How Pentecostal Christianity is taking over the world of religion, and why it matters

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Author Elle Hardy discusses her book about the history of Pentecostalism and how it’s displacing other faiths across the globe


Latino evangelicals are reshaping American politics, politicians and parties should take notice

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Sociology professor Gerardo Martí discusses how the rapid growth of evangelical faith among Latinos seems to be eroding a traditional Democratic constituency


Is Hungary’s Viktor Orbán the Christian Right’s new Vladimir Putin?

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The fall of Putin’s star among US evangelicals leaves a void they may seek to fill with another strongman leader devoted to ‘family values’


I never thought ‘New Atheism’ would become a tool of the Christian Right

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After leaving religion, I learned that some atheists were more interested in opposing Islam than standing for pluralism


Meet the slush fund for America’s Christian nationalists

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The National Christian Charitable Foundation has become a financial clearinghouse for donors looking to force their religion on the rest of America


False prophets preaching fake news: A year into Biden’s presidency, far-right ‘prophets’ haven’t admitted error

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Instead of admitting their supposed revelations were wrong, a host of extremist Christian leaders have made belief in Trump’s election lies an article of faith


Remembering Martin Luther King means remembering all the causes he stood for

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The civil rights hero had a much more radical message than a dream of racial brotherhood


The January 6th Capitol attack was the inevitable product of the Christian Right’s hatred of America

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Journalist and researcher Bruce Wilson discusses how religious hatred for a ‘fallen nation’ fueled a presidential coup attempt


 

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