A Recent Local Controversy Reveals the Theocratic Heart of ‘Project Blitz’ – Rewire.News – Religion Dispatches

The Christian nationalist intentions of Project Blitz have also received much attention, but a remarkable episode in Minnesota this past state legislative session may be a harbinger of a more profoundly theocratic politics on the horizon. — Read on rewire.news/religion-dispatches/2019/06/24/a-recent-local-controversy-may-reveal-the-soft-theocracy-at-the-heart-of-project-blitz/

A Brief History of Fundamentalist Christianity in the USA

When we talk about the history of Fundamentalism & rightwing Politics, we have to go all the way back to the mid-to-late 1800s, when both Darwin’s theory of evolution AND the field of archaeology’s discoveries led to a controversy over the reliability of the Bible to give Western societies a proper account of humanity’s origins. …

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Bill Gothard’s Ambassador Hotel (IBLP) in Dallas Burns in 4 Alarm Fire

#AmbassadorHotel ... at some point in time 'housed' 3 US Presidents. A 4 alarm fire broke out at approximately 1:00 AM ON 5/28/2018. The building is owned by Institute in Basic Life Principles (IBLP) 🤦🏻‍♀️https://t.co/Ki7uS1BTjA pic.twitter.com/7qztUionb0 — ☆ KELLI ☆ (@kelli_fustos) May 28, 2019 In 2014 #BillGothard resigned after there were allegations reported of #SexualAbuse …

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What Came Before the Latter Rain Movement? | Prof. André Gagné

OTHER RESOURCES: 1/ Here is a little story about then Mayor Corey Booker of Newark and his collaboration with the New Apostolic Reformation's Pray For Newark infiltration of the Newark Police Department. Written by @brucewilson https://t.co/GMed8Zk0U5 — James Scaminaci III (@4GWDOTDOTDOT) February 1, 2019 See this thread (up & down) about the #Dominionist #NAR, John …

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Can progressives reclaim “religious freedom” from Trump and the evangelical right? | Salon.com

Rachel Laser of Americans United noted that all these efforts reflect how the religious right feels “very emboldened in the time of the Trump-Pence administration," and hopes "to change the Zeitgeist around religious freedom in this country and redefine it to mean the right to cause harm to someone based on your religious views.” Her …

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From America to Ontario: The political impact of the Christian right

Christian right groups in Canada may not have the same resources as their American counterparts. They are, nonetheless, attracting supporters by borrowing some U.S. tactics. — Read on theconversation.com/from-america-to-ontario-the-political-impact-of-the-christian-right-107400

‘In God We Trust’ – the bills Christian nationalists hope will ‘protect religious freedom’ | US news | The Guardian

The package of new bills are part of Project Blitz, a political playbook that aims to support and promote Christian beliefs — Read on amp.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jan/14/christian-nationalists-bills-religious-freedom-project-blitz