Tag Archives: political power

Heretics ‘R’ Us: The corruption and hypocrisy of America’s Evangelical movement

Last fall, Jen Hatmaker, a popular evangelical author and speaker, started getting death threats. Readers mailed back her books to her home address, but not before some burned the pages… Read more »

Joe Barton: Class personified…if not intelligence and dignity

I sense buzzards circling. https://t.co/8oHyahOc6f — Harold Cook (@HCookAustin) November 23, 2017 U.S. Rep. Joe Barton told woman he would report her to Capitol Police if she exposed his secret… Read more »

“It is an omission that misrepresents what happened and, thus, a lie”

CNN’s Jake Tapper on Wednesday tore into Donald Trump’s “unhinged” rant with an epic fact-check of the president’s Tuesday campaign rally in Phoenix, Arizona. “It is a maxim of this… Read more »

Modern Christianity: A subsidiary of Big Business

The history of how capitalism and Christianity came to be conflated in 20th- and 21st-century America is a fascinating study in corruption, hypocrisy, zealotry, and self-interest. Turns out Christianity in… Read more »