How Prominent Women Built and Sustained the Religious Right | Religion & Politics

In September 1983, Beverly LaHaye gave a press conference in Washington, DC, to announce that her four-year-old lobbying group Concerned Women for America (CWA) — Read on religionandpolitics.org/2019/04/16/how-prominent-women-built-and-sustained-the-religious-right/

The plot against America: Inside the Christian right plan to “remodel” the nation | Salon.com

Religious right's blueprint for theocratic state laws keeps creeping forward. Is the left ready to fight? — Read on http://www.salon.com/2019/04/13/the-plot-against-america-inside-the-christian-right-plan-to-remodel-the-nation/

FACT CHECK: Did Billy Graham Warn Against Mixing Religion and Politics?

The evangelical leader said in a 1981 profile that people in his position "can't be closely identified with any particular party or person." — Read on http://www.snopes.com/fact-check/did-billy-graham-warn-against-mixing-religion-and-politics/ __________________________________ I'm so damned tired of people recycling this trope. The (well-documented) religious right crusade to take over the #GOP began in the early 1980s. Conservative icon Barry …

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Between Trump and Putin: The Right-Wing International, a Crisis of Democracy, and the Future of the European Union | Political Research Associates

Between Trump and Putin: The Right-Wing International, a Crisis of Democracy, and the Future of the European Union | Political Research Associates — Read on http://www.politicalresearch.org/2017/05/11/between-trump-and-putin-the-right-wing-international-a-crisis-of-democracy-and-the-future-of-the-european-union/

Russian Social Conservatism, the U.S.-based WCF, & the Global Culture Wars in Historical Context | Political Research Associates

Russian Social Conservatism, the U.S.-based WCF, & the Global Culture Wars in Historical Context | Political Research Associates — Read on http://www.politicalresearch.org/2016/02/16/russian-social-conservatism-the-u-s-based-wcf-the-global-culture-wars-in-historical-context/

The latest front in Russian infiltration: America’s right-wing homeschooling movement – ThinkProgress

The group and its origins sound innocuous enough. But the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) — a right-wing group founded 36 years ago — has deepened connections between America’s religious right and Russians even as the latter have been sanctioned by the United States, according to a ThinkProgress investigation. By networking with Russians, the HSLDA …

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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

Christian nationalists are trying to seize power — but progressives have a plan to fight back | Salon.com

"Project Blitz" unveiled: Here's the long-term plan aimed at maximizing the Christian right's power and influence — Read on http://www.salon.com/2018/12/16/christian-nationalists-are-trying-to-seize-power-but-progressives-have-a-plan-to-fight-back/

‪The “Great Commission” is NOT what Fundamentalist Evangelicals Say‬

We have record in the Christian New Testament Gospels (Matthew 28:18-20) that Jesus commanded his Disciples (those immediately in front of him at the time he spoke) to “go into all the world” on his supreme authority, in order to make yet other disciples, by teaching them what Jesus himself taught and by baptizing them …

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