Rep. Matt Shea Promotes Group Training Child Soldiers for Holy War – Slog – The Stranger

On Wednesday the Spokesman-Review and the Guardian published an update on Rep. Matt Shea's relationship to right wing extremist groups who are actively preparing for holy war. Shea is a Republican state representative in Spokane Valley who wants to secede from Washington in order to found a new Christian theocracy called Liberty, and who believes …

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Princeton professor: ‘We are in a cold civil war’ | TheHill

Princeton professor Eddie Glaude Jr., responding on Sunday to the shooting deaths of at least 20 people in El Paso, Texas, said the U.S. is in the midst of a “cold civil war.” — Read on thehill.com/homenews/sunday-talk-shows/456111-princeton-professor-we-are-in-a-cold-civil-war

US Christians Speak Out Against Christian Nationalism – Ethics Daily

US Christians Speak Out Against Christian Nationalism - Ethics Daily "Christian nationalism harmfully suggests that to be a good American, one must be Christian or that to be a good Christian, one must be American,” said Amanda Tyler, BJC’s executive director. “BJC recognized an urgent need for a strong response from the Christian community to …

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The Ku Klux Klan officially endorses Donald Trump for president | The Independent

KKK newspaper The Crusader, the voice of “The Few, The Proud, The Fed Up” and the exclusively alabaster, has made it official. “Make America Great Again” its front page howls, atop an editorial piece endorsing the Republican candidate and discussing its feeling of alienation in a “new” America. — Read on http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-elections/the-ku-klux-klan-officially-endorses-donald-trump-for-president-a7392801.html

Paul Rosenberg’s Synopsis for “Under Trump, Christian Nationalists are Playing to Win”

First, a note on what's NOT considered "religious freedom" here: On July 2nd DOJ prosecutors announced they'd retry humanitarian aid worker Scott Warren for following the gospel of Matthew: 2/11 pic.twitter.com/ZNTzAzHlpZ— Paul Rosenberg (@PaulHRosenberg) July 7, 2019 I focus on 3 recent development: a congressional hearing, a state legislative battle's hidden agenda & a new …

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A Rubric for Child Protection in an Age of Clergy Abuse

[This article is originally a letter, sent to the pastors at Wasilla Bible Church, Wasilla AK, June 2, 2019, in response to a Sermon on wisdom & imparting it to children] At one point in the sermon this morning, bro. Larry said he has no formula/way for imparting wisdom to others (parents to children, etc.). …

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