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With Trump, The Religious Right Returns To Its White Nationalist Roots
Senior Research Analyst, People For the American Way
It will be difficult for Religious Right leaders to position themselves as the principled guardians of "family values" after
The Biblical Roots of Racism
Professor of Science & Religion at Stonehill College
While it is true that most of the great abolitionists were inspired by their Christian faith, it is also true that their opponents were inspired by their Christian faith. As a result, much contemporary racism is rooted in Christianity.
We Have a Religious Right to Be a Bigot
Founder of the Secular Coalition for America.
A pharmacist should be required to dispense prescriptions regardless of religious beliefs, just as a supermarket cashier must check out meat products even though eating animal flesh goes against his or her vegan beliefs.
Bob Jones III Apologizes For Saying Gays Should Be Stoned To Death
“I’m sure this will be greatly misquoted,” he said in 1980, according to the Associated Press. “But it would not be a bad
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8. What did Poland's former president Aleksander Kwasniewski admit? a. His country let the CIA operate a secret prison in
Bob Jones University Told Sex Abuse Victims It Was Their Fault: Report
By Reuters, Reuters
One person who replied to the survey said students were told "that a woman who was raped or sexually abused brought it on
Rape Culture, Bob Jones University and the End of Forgiveness
Author of THE LIGHT IS WINNING
After spending the first half of my life in the church, I've come to the conclusion that evangelical culture is largely dysfunctional in its understanding of "forgiveness." And nowhere is this more clearly seen than in the recent report by Al Jazeera America on Bob Jones University.
The Real Origins Of The Religious Right
On June 30, 1971, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia issued its ruling in the case, now Green
Bob Jones University Rehires GRACE, Organization Investigating Sex Abuse Claims
By Religion News Service, Religion News Service
The investigation is led by Boz Tchividjian, Billy Graham’s grandson, who said he has no further comment. Tchividjian, who
Bob Jones University Halts Sexual Assault Investigation Weeks Before Results Released
On Feb. 6, GRACE posted a notice about the university's decision to terminate the agreement "days before [it] was to conduct
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Evangelicals Confuse Freedom With Free Rein to Insult Others
Founder, Truth Wins Out
They simply can't comprehend that the "untouchables" they used to bully with their Bibles are no longer remaining silent and refuse to accept their inferior place in society.
David Diachenko Forms LGBT Support Group at Bob Jones University, Fundamentalist Christian College
David Diachenko, a Bob Jones alumnus, recently created BJUnity, a support organization for the LGBT community. Diachenko
This Student Was Kicked Out Of College For Watching Glee
By crushable.com, crushable.com
While I think we can all agree that the plot doesn't always makes sense on the show, I doubt that's why it's on their unapproved
Kentucky Fried Bible Reading: Is Interracial Marriage Immoral?
G. Elijah Dann
Ph.D.; Th.D.; Philosophy & Religion, Simon Fraser University, ...
Of course the Kentucky Baptists can't consistently hold to their prejudices. It also doesn't take much imagination to think that their hysteria is really something much more human and base.
Bob Jones University Questions 'Fundamentalist' Label
The university is also dipping a toe in the waters of intercollegiate athletics, something that founder Bob Jones Sr. considered
The Christian Right in Context, Part 3: Politics Over Persuasion
Richard T. Hughes
Author, 'Christian America and the Kingdom of God'
By the 1960s, the world was out of joint again, prompting the rise of the Christian Right.
Rush, Race, and the Religious Right
Chair, Religion Department, Dartmouth College
I have come to the reluctant conclusion that one reason politically conservative evangelicals so adore Limbaugh is that he expresses the racism they feel but cannot allow themselves to articulate.
Ron Paul To Speak At Bob Jones University
Here's a curiosity that turned up on the Thursday schedule distributed Wednesday night by Ron Paul's campaign. The good doctor
The Changing Politics of Evangelicals
Professor Emeritus, Eastern University
Younger evangelicals may not necessarily vote Democratic, but they certainly are no longer safely in the pocket of the Republican Party.
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