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The  “Rediscovering God in America” conference underway now in Iowa. Earlier Mile Huckabee, Newt Gingrich, and Haley Barbour addressed the conference. Huckabee and Barbour used their speeches to call for a return to D.A.D.T.

David Barton is a purported "Expert" historian/religious scholar who also addressed the “Rediscovering God in America” conference. David Barton explained how progressive taxation in all of its forms are "anti-biblical".

"The Bible is so good on economic issues and specifically on taxation issues that we used to know what kind of taxes are good and what kind of taxes are bad." ~ David Barton

1. God hates Capital Gains Taxes

2. God hates Progressive Income Taxes

3. God hates Estate Taxes

4. God hates the Minimum Wage

How could my Sunday School teachers have gotten some of the main tenets from the Bible so backwards? Jesus has a great Love for making rich people even richer. Redressing inequality, and making sure the poor are paid fairly are anti-biblical!

I'm in shock.

Originally posted to Lefty Coaster on Sat Mar 26, 2011 at 12:47 PM PDT.

Also republished by ClassWarfare Newsletter: WallStreet VS Working Class Global Occupy movement.

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