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6 Religious Leaders Will Pray At Trump's Inauguration

1.13.2017

Donald Trump has chosen the largest group of clergy and religious leaders to pray and speak at his inauguration next week.

CHR Comment: Evangelicals, a Catholic, and a Rabbi represent voters for Trump as well as his emphasis on traditional Judeo-Christian values. 16 more words

Modern Church

'Fire and Fury' and the tipping of scales

Michael Wolff’s book could have dramatic implications for Trump’s Foreign policy and China’s role in the Asia-Pacific

Michael Wolff’s inflammatory expose on the first nine months of the Trump administration, ‘Fire and Fury’ has topped best-seller lists internationally, selling… 821 more words

International Relations

What does a government shutdown mean for science?

Many US scientists either work directly for the government or are funded by it, so what does a government shutdown mean for them?  National Geographic… 71 more words

American Politics

Saturday Showdown: A League Of Pros And Morons

This is going to be a fun weekend.

The government is shutting down for a time, for how long is anyone’s guess, and it’s the crying game of who is responsible. 515 more words

All Of The Above

Everyone is freaking out over the prospect of a US government shutdown!!

The media has been going ape about this “Trump Shutdown” story all day. Latest news: the latest spending bail to prevent a government shutdown just… 51 more words

Explaining Trump’s First Year in Office

January 20, 2018

Explaining Trump’s First Year in Office

By Jelani Cobb

https://www.newyorker.com

We have witnessed a great deal of ambition during the past year, most of it untethered from any broader societal concern.

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Governance

The Racism of the Left v. Right in America: Like Choosing Between Arsenic or Cyanide?

I ended up on a liberal atheist blog, not because I’m questioning God, but because we share a lot of the same enemies–the 21st Century right-wing in America and the… 2,550 more words