New Study of Christian Nationalism in Texas Should be a Warning for the Whole Country | Religion Dispatches

New Study of Christian Nationalism in Texas Should be a Warning for the Whole Country | Religion Dispatches — Read on religiondispatches.org/new-study-of-christian-nationalism-in-texas-should-be-a-warning-for-the-whole-country/

Opinion | The Religious Right’s Hostility to Science Is Crippling Our Coronavirus Response – The New York Times

Trump’s response to the pandemic has been haunted by the science denialism of his ultraconservative religious allies. — Read on http://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/27/opinion/coronavirus-trump-evangelicals.html

Highland woman alleges youth pastor at First Baptist Church of Hammond raped her in 1970s: ‘He knew exactly what he was doing’ – Chicago Tribune

Sitting in her apartment in Highland, Joy Ryder looks back on two years of alleged sexual abuse at the hands of her youth pastor and said it made her reevaluate her relationship with God and religion. — Read on http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/ct-ptb-hyles-lawsuit-st-0329-20200327-qhcr4b7utbbatna2io7e2j7j5q-story.html

The Christian right’s hostility to science is definitely going to get people killed | Salon.com

The Christian right has long been hostile to science. Now that attitude will make the pandemic much worse — Read on http://www.salon.com/2020/03/26/the-christian-rights-hostility-to-science-is-definitely-going-to-get-people-killed/

Joe Scarborough: Democrats “look more pro-life” than Republicans amid calls to “euthanize” elderly | Salon.com

"They are ready to euthanize, because they want Boeing's corporate earnings to not dip too low," MSNBC host says — Read on http://www.salon.com/2020/03/26/joe-scarborough-democrats-look-more-pro-life-than-republicans-amid-calls-to-euthanize-elderly/

‘The Power Worshippers’ Explores Religious Nationalism In The U.S. | Here & Now

Katherine Stewart's new book is called "The Power Worshippers: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism." — Read on http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2020/03/05/religious-nationalism-christianity-united-states