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Political Families: A Call For Stories

CC image courtesy of Flickr, Grufnik.

Political rallies, large families, these are things that often seem to go together.

The homeschooling movement has been one that has been involved in politics from almost the beginning. 213 more words

Homeschool

A very brief history of Dominionism and Christian Reconstructionism

by Jeff Gonor, guest columnist

This is a basic primer on the history of the evangelical Christian movement in the US. I compiled it because as a life long atheist I lacked sufficient background to understand the current involvement of the radical religious right in U. 698 more words

Religion

Trump, Falwell, and the Siege of Christianity

So, Donald Trump went to speak to the students at Liberty University, who ironically were not at liberty to not listen since it was a mandatory student assembly.  1,138 more words

Political Stuff

Glossary: Key memes, dog-whistles, canards, euphemisms, fake outrages, and obsessions in the Wall Street Journal and other GOP language factories, October 27-30, 2015

abortion: dehumanization, and thus a form of slavery. Abortionists are mass murderers.

advocacy: Demspeak for political coercion. The more toxic version is “social advocacy.”

anti-racist: 308 more words

Building God's Kingdom: A Book Review

By R.L. Stollar, HA Community Coordinator

Here’s the overwhelming difficulty one faces when talking about Christian Reconstructionism (CR):

Most people have never heard of it. 2,370 more words

Fundamentalism

"Tithes And Offerings": A Well-Established Fad Among The Glenn Beckish, Conspiracy-Theory Oriented Christian Right Types

As long as we are talking about flaky but popular-among-conservatives tax plans, Ben Carson’s allegedly Bible-based “tithe” tax, which he got to tout in last night’s debate, is among the flakiest. 495 more words

Conservatives