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Like the monarch in Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tale, The Emperor's New Clothes , the theocratic ambitions of the organizers of the big Christian Right rally in Baton Rouge last weekend, are ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 112 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 05:41 PM PST with 170 Recommends
There is a big Christian Right rally in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Saturday, January 24th. The event, called The Response , is intended among other things, to recharge the batteries of the Christian ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 01:37 PM PST with 104 Recommends
This past week, PBS' "Independent Lens" has been airing "God Loves Uganda," a documentary that premiered at last year's Sundance Film Festival and explores the relationship between the American ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed May 21, 2014 at 03:47 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Is Rick Perry God’s Chosen Warrior For President? America’s New Conservative Evangelical Movement Certainly Thought So Once, And It Increasingly Appears Rick Perry ...
by Dr Christopher Boerl
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2014 at 08:01 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Yesterday, I discovered that one of the leading members of the New Apostolic Reformation, John Benefiel, claims he is responsible for the near-total Republican takeover of Oklahoma . He also said ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 07:05 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Many of you know that Oklahoma has turned an unrecognizable shade of red in recent years. Yesterday, one of the leading members of the New Apostolic Reformation all but declared that he was ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 04:06 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
I haven't had much occasion to write about the New Apostolic Reformation lately. But People for the American Way stumbled on yet another example of the frightening lunacy from this overtly ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 04:08 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
People for the American Way's Right Wing Watch recently stumbled on a visit New Apostolic Reformation leader and "prophet" Rick Joyner made to Jim Bakker's show last month. Joyner and Bakker ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 62 comments on Thu Jan 02, 2014 at 09:34 AM PST with 39 Recommends
[ note: for my previous (and related) stories concerning Vallejo and the candidacy of Pastor Anthony Summers, see story links at the end of this article ] Imagine a fiendishly clever Republican ...
by Troutfishing
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 11:40 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Pity the poor pundits who have staked their professional reputations on dominionism denial. Like their analogues in the climate denial industry, and the media conveyor belts of denialist opinion, ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 373 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 08:58 PM PDT with 479 Recommends
Earlier this week, Rick Joyner, one of the main leaders of the New Apostolic Reformation--an out-and-out fascist offshoot of the religious right that believes it can bring about Jesus' return by ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 43 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 11:47 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
"We estimate that between 28% and 34% of officers and NCOs (non-commissioned officers) in the U.S. military would either back or be extremely sympathetic to Joyner" - Mikey Weinstein, founder and ...
by Troutfishing
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 03:28 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
In the space of two weeks, two of the most prominent voices on the wingnut fringe have gone there and called for a coup d'etat against Obama. Namely, Judicial Watch founder Larry Klayman and New ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 119 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 03:06 PM PDT with 237 Recommends
I haven't had much of a chance to write about the New Apostolic Reformation lately, but earlier today I found a real lulu of an article in Charisma magazine penned by Cindy Jacobs. For those who don'
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 64 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 02:50 PM PDT with 100 Recommends
Two years ago this summer, a media barrage was leveled at those of us who have been writing about dominionism over the years. The dominionist views, background, and associates of GOP presidential ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 45 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 05:57 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Earlier today, People for the American Way found out that Harry Jackson, the guy best known for leading the opposition to marriage equality in DC, invited one of his compatriots in the New Apostolic ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 12:50 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
It's been awhile since I've delved into the rantings of the New Apostolic Reformation--but on Sunday I found a real doozy from one of the main leaders of this out-and-out fascist offshoot of the ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 06:35 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
It's been awhile since I've delved into the rantings of the New Apostolic Reformation--but today I found a real doozy from one of the main leaders of this out-and-out fascist offshoot of the ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 01:07 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
This is an Open Thread / Coffee Hour and all topics of conversation are welcome. Today's suggested topic is NN13 and Fire Trucks. - This fire truck was the center peace of the expo hall at NN13 in ...
by linkage
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 12:56 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
A historical paradox is that once a people are freed, they sometimes become the aggressors. For instance,the Texans who defeated the Mexicans in the Texas Revolution fought exterminated the Comanche;
by Winter Rabbit
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 10:37 AM PDT with 36 Recommends