Here Is the Best Piece I’ve Read on Why Susceptibility to fake news has its particular historical origin in Christian fundamentalism’s rejection of expert elites

(photo YouTube) Susceptibility to fake news has its particular historical origin in Christian fundamentalism’s rejection of expert elites... as Trump bans legitimate news organizations from press briefings and invites fake news bloggers into the White House it's time to ask why evangelicals seem so thrilled at this UN-American development... Here's the best article I've read laying out the way theology in fundamentalist circles first embraced then propagated today's fake news. Want to know why … [Read more...]

It’s Now Clear: White Evangelicals Unleashed a Wave of Jew-Hatred Bigotry and Lies: Trump Is Fulfilling the Worst Case Scenario — American Jews, Hispanic Christians, Gay Moms and Dads Are in Real Danger

Trump is unleashing a wave of Jew-hating. White evangelical voters are now responsible for an American "unthinkable" -- their "president" has made it okay to target the chosen people.Trump’s first month in office has come with dozens of bomb threats to Jewish organizations, a further unleashing of antisemitism in social media and, in St. Louis over the weekend, the toppling of some 200 tombstones at a Jewish cemetery.No surprise here: Trump fanned antisemitism through his campaign’s wel … [Read more...]

Did you vote for Trump? Congratulations: WATCH this and then put your hand on a Bible and swear you are still happy…

(Photo YouTube)As Kali Holloway notes in AlterNet even among the right-wing ideologues doing the actual presidenting in this administration, Stephen Miller stands out for the copious amounts of Kool-Aid he mainlines. Speaking to the New York Times, a Trump team colleague described Miller as “fiercely loyal” to the president, “a true believer in every sense of the word.” WATCHMeet Miller ...  As noted in Alternet-- Here are 21 facts that explain who Stephen Miller is. 1. The National Ri … [Read more...]

Can the black church rescue Jesus’ reputation from Trump? AME to the Rescue!

Can the black church rescue Jesus' reputation from Trump? Maybe. At least the African Methodist Episcopal Church is bravely trying to. Eighty one percent of white evangelical America handed Trump the White House, put the alt-right white supremacist Bannon in the power seat and trashed the name of Jesus at the same time. Hear the word evangelical now and the KKK comes to mind, not the Middle Eastern brown Jew carpenter.Now as detailed in an important op-ed in the Washington Post ("AME bishops … [Read more...]

The blasphemy of this picture — if you are a believing Christian — is clear. Here’s Trump as the 2nd “Apostle Paul” of white supremacist fascist theocracy

Imam Trump? Is this what we've come to? American Evangelical Sharia Law? Total theocracy? (Photo Facebook/YouTube/Twitter)One hardly needs to comment on the blasphemy of this picture circulating in evangelical online circles... As if Trump is the 2nd Apostle Paul or Prophet Moses. This illustration only demonstrates how enormously dangerous to humanity the Trump Administration really is as it makes common cause with evangelical theocratic anti-freedom fanatics. This image … [Read more...]

read this terrifying news release from media matters, a most trusted news source combating fake news about our slide to outright white supremacy overtaking the Trump White House by stealth and overtly too

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, February 3, 2017 CONTACT Laura Keiter LKeiter@mediamatters.orgHow To Get Away With White Supremacy In Trump's White House Stephen Bannon: White Supremacist Or Just #1 Fan Of White Supremacists? BY MEDIA MATTERS DIGITAL DIRECTOR JOHN WHITEHOUSEWith the appointment of former Breitbart chief Stephen Bannon as a permanent member of President Donald Trump’s National Security Council, white nationalist forces in America have achieved what Jeff … [Read more...]

DO NOT MISS THESE HILARIOUS EUROPEAN COMEDY “OPEN VIDEO LETTERS” TO TRUMP: THE WORLD IS MOCKING HIM AND IT’S FUN!

(YouTube) Trump’s antagonizing the people of the world. Last week, the Dutch (the Netherlands) offered an “official” welcome video, using Trump’s own words. It became a global hit. As their saying went, “America First, The Netherlands Second!”Now Switzerland, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, and Germany—where citizens’ trust in the U.S. has eroded to a record low—all want to get in on the Trump trolling, too. Enjoy! WATCH … [Read more...]

IF TRUMP IS RIGHT ABOUT THE NEED TO BAN MUSLIMS (HE’S NOT) AND IF YOU TAKE HIM AT HIS WORD IT’S CLEAR HE PUTS HIS BUSINESS INTERESTS AHEAD OF THE SAFETY OF AMERICANS. TRUMP IS THUS A CORRUPT TRAITOR TO AMERICAN INTERESTS BY HIS OWN STANDARDS…

(Photo YouTube)IF TRUMP IS RIGHT ABOUT THE NEED TO BAN MUSLIMS (HE'S NOT) AND IF YOU TAKE HIM AT HIS WORD IT'S CLEAR HE PUTS HIS BUSINESS INTERESTS AHEAD OF THE SAFETY OF AMERICANS. TRUMP IS THUS A CORRUPT TRAITOR TO AMERICAN INTERESTS BY HIS OWN STANDARDS…Muslim countries where Trump does business are not on the list of banned Muslims. Some of these countries have financed terror networks. I don't think any Muslims should be banned except for those individuals who pose a documented p … [Read more...]