Is Christian nationalism on the rise in the United States? | UpFront

The separation of church and state is widely considered a sacred pillar of American democracy, one upheld by the country’s founding documents, including the Constitution. However, in recent years, an undercurrent of religious rhetoric has permeated political discourse in the United States, causing many to sound the alarm over attempts at merging religious ideals and… Continue lendo Is Christian nationalism on the rise in the United States? | UpFront

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“Christian Fascism Online and Off: The Proud Boys, The Big Lie, and The Great Replacement” – Jessica JOHNSON

The Revealer, February 3, 2022 Devotion to Trump was not the primary motivation for the white terrorism of January 6th, but rather the excuse My introduction to the American televangelist and prosperity gospel preacher Kenneth Copeland, a member of former President Trump’s Evangelical Advisory Board, was not through his sermons but through his laugh. The original video… Continue lendo “Christian Fascism Online and Off: The Proud Boys, The Big Lie, and The Great Replacement” – Jessica JOHNSON

How a new Christian right is changing US politics | BBC News

These days, in the United States, we live surrounded by a religiosity that pervades our politics, media, even our sports events. Kierkegaard fiercely insisted on the difficulty, the near impossibility of “becoming a Christian” in what purported to be a Christian society. Harold Bloom, Omens of the Millenium https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnG-BI98-_0 A new battle of faith is… Continue lendo How a new Christian right is changing US politics | BBC News

Christian Nationalism on the rise | NBC News

Christian nationalism is bigotry in the name of Jesus. Christian nationalists primarily focus on internal politics, such as passing laws that reflect their view of Christianity and its role in political and social life. In countries with a state Church, Christian nationalists, in seeking to preserve the status of a Christian state, uphold an antidisestablishmentarian… Continue lendo Christian Nationalism on the rise | NBC News

“Neo-Nazis are claiming Nietzsche as their own, but what does his philosophy really say?” (David Rutledge)

ABC News, Saturday 20, October 2018 Richard Spencer — coiner of the phrase 'alt-right' — infamously yelled "Hail, Trump! Hail, our people! Hail, victory!" at a gathering shortly after the US presidential election in 2016. He elicited cheers and Hitler salutes from the crowd of like-minded patriots. But he also provoked derisive laughter from some liberal observers, who… Continue lendo “Neo-Nazis are claiming Nietzsche as their own, but what does his philosophy really say?” (David Rutledge)