28 Jan '16, 11pm

"Donald Trump and a Tale of Two Gospel"- an insightful and necessary read by @rachelheldevans

shows the origins of Liberty University and the Religious Right lie not in their opposition to abortion (that came later), but rather in their opposition to racial integration. Trump’s message mirrors several postures that have characterized the Religious Right from the beginning: 1) a glorified nostalgia for the past (“make America great again!” “America was once a Christian nation!” ) that minimizes the historical suffering of women and minority groups in this country, 2) an overwrought persecution complex that confuses sharing civil rights with others with being persecuted by them, and 3) a persistent fear of the perceived “other”—Muslims, LGBT people, immigrants, refugees, etc.—that results in culture wars meant to “take back” the public square. Trump’s promise that “everyone will say Merry Christmas” when he’s president appeals to those who think being wished “happy h...

Full article: http://rachelheldevans.com/blog/donald-trump-gospel-liber...

Tweets

Donald Trump and a Tale of Two Gospels

rachelheldevans.com 28 Jan '16, 9pm

shows the origins of Liberty University and the Religious Right lie not in their opposition to abortion (that came later),...

Donald Trump and a Tale of Two Gospels

rachelheldevans.com 28 Jan '16, 9pm

shows the origins of Liberty University and the Religious Right lie not in their opposition to abortion (that came later),...

Couldn't agree more.

rachelheldevans.com 30 Jan '16, 12am

shows the origins of Liberty University and the Religious Right lie not in their opposition to abortion (that came later),...

Trump went to church last Sunday. The lectionar...

rachelheldevans.com 31 Jan '16, 12pm

shows the origins of Liberty University and the Religious Right lie not in their opposition to abortion (that came later),...

Trump Select Single Cups by Two Rivers Coffee: Though Donald Trump is currently running for

Trump Select Single Cups by Two Rivers Coffee: ...

singleservecoffee.com 28 Jan '16, 12pm

Trump Select Single Cups by Two Rivers Coffee Though Donald Trump is currently running for President, owns a ton of proper...

A Tale of Two (Sub $100) Oscilloscopes

A Tale of Two (Sub $100) Oscilloscopes

hackaday.com 27 Jan '16, 3pm

Hi, I’m Al, and I’m an oscilloscope-holic. Just looking around my office, I can count six oscilloscope or oscilloscope-lik...

my life

balderdashcomic.com 09 Feb '16, 2pm

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments powered by Disqus

WELL!!!!! OK!!!!! BALDERDASH! IS BACK!!!!!!!! •...

balderdashcomic.com 29 Jan '16, 3am

posted Jan.28.16 at 10:10 pm aaaaand, we\'re back!

How To Pop the Question Like Donald Trump: The $620,000 Proposal Package

How To Pop the Question Like Donald Trump: The ...

justluxe.com 29 Jan '16, 9pm

Ever indulgent, it makes perfect sense that the man-of-the-hour’s Sin City hotel would offer this extravagant $620,000 pro...

Honor their valor. Donate now to help our

donaldtrumpforvets.com 28 Jan '16, 6pm

Honor their valor Donate now to help our Veterans. I want to support our veterans 100% of your donations will go directly ...

Donald Trump to skip GOP debate, hold fundraise...

militarytimes.com 27 Jan '16, 1am

Donald Trump to skip GOP debate, hold fundraiser for wounded troops instead The GOP frontrunner complains that debate plan...

Forget PHP, Javascript and Ruby; TrumpScript allows you to develop code in Donald Trump!

Forget PHP, Javascript and Ruby; TrumpScript al...

motherboard.vice.com 23 Jan '16, 1am

Original image: Gage Skidmore /Flickr TrumpScript, tagline "making Python great again," is Donald Trump in a programming l...

Hiring Singaporean first policy – the tale of t...

The currency of the country began to collapse in earnest. Soon the foreign workers began to demand higher wages from the g...

Two Portable Oscilloscopes: Shootout

Two Portable Oscilloscopes: Shootout

hackaday.com 28 Jan '16, 6pm

Last time I introduced you to two relatively inexpensive and somewhat portable scopes : the EM125, which is a cross betwee...

Cara Delevingne knows more about climate change...

grist.org 22 Jan '16, 11pm

On a recent visit to the White House, famous person Cara Delevingne left a message for one of its would-be inhabitants on ...