Today’s Lesson in White Privilege is Brought to You by David Barton

Yesterday, Right Wing Watch posted some audio of David Barton lamenting his status as white, Christian male. Want to understand white privilege? Today's lesson is brought to us by Mr. Barton. On the American Pastor's Network radio show, Barton said (audio posted by RWW): Every item in the Bill of Rights is given to every individual, it’s not given to groups, but today, the Supreme Court says the purpose of the Bill of Rights is to protect the minority from the majority. Now how stupid is that? B … [Read more...]

Daily Stormer: Stephen Bannon is 100% Our Guy; His Idea to Omit Jews from Holocaust Proclamation

I am not saying that Stephen Bannon would approve of this but I think he should go out of his way to denounce it if he doesn't. Here is Andrew Anglin of the Daily Stormer on Bannon and Trump's Holocaust proclamation (which didn't include any reference to Jews being the principle target of the Holocaust). For the most part, Donald Trump does not have any strong beliefs. That is to say, no specific strong beliefs. He wants to bring the people together and make America great again, and he wants to … [Read more...]

Eric Metaxas: Trump is not wrong nearly as much as everybody says he’s wrong

Trump is not wrong nearly as much as everybody says he’s wrong. - Eric MetaxasThis and other gems can be found in an interview with Metaxas conducted by Emma Green for The Atlantic and out this morning. Green interviewed Metaxas at the March for Life and then followed up with an email about Trump's controversial travel ban.The above quote in italics comes from an exchange where Green asked: Green: Evangelical Christians, as a group, are committed to the idea that there is a truth that c … [Read more...]

Something Was Missing from Trump’s Proclamation on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

See if you can tell what is missing:Statement by the President on International Holocaust Remembrance Day“It is with a heavy heart and somber mind that we remember and honor the victims, survivors, heroes of the Holocaust. It is impossible to fully fathom the depravity and horror inflicted on innocent people by Nazi terror.“Yet, we know that in the darkest hours of humanity, light shines the brightest.‎ As we remember those who died, we are deeply grateful to those who ris … [Read more...]

David Barton Offers Spring Break Teachers Conference

Instead of relaxing and refreshing, school teachers can now look forward to several days with David Barton over Spring Break.Barton left off some of the "how-to" topics he should cover.How to omit pertinent historical facts from your presentations. How to misattribute pithy quotes to your favorite historical figure (Part one, Part two) How to turn fiction books into sources of historical facts. How to cite only the statistics you need to support your position. How to … [Read more...]

Robert Morris’ Message to Gateway Church from the Inauguration

While the youth group kids in his church have to pay for their youth meeting refreshments, Robert Morris and Gateway Church co-sponsored one of the glitzy inaugural balls to celebrate the victory of Donald Trump. In a pre-recorded message played to his congregation inauguration weekend, Morris sounded a non-partisan tone. However, as we now know, the church co-sponsored an inaugural ball where Morris declared Donald Trump the "right guy" for president because the church came together in unity. … [Read more...]

Robert Morris: Donald Trump is the Right Guy Who Won Because the Church Came Together

Yesterday, I noted that Dallas area mega-church Gateway Church co-sponsored an inaugural ball in Washington, D.C. At the same time, Gateway Church can afford to sponsor the pricey affair, the church charges youth group kids for pizza at the weekly youth gatherings. A source at Gateway has informed me that the cost is a part of measures designed to address a drop in income at the church.One of the benefits of sponsorship was the opportunity to address the crowd at the event. Below is Robert … [Read more...]

Gateway Church Pastor Robert Morris Dines in Style While Youth Group Kids Pay for Pizza

Recall that Gateway Church founding pastor Robert Morris told his congregation two weeks ago that God wanted him to break the annual churchwide fast in order to eat the food served at Donald Trump's inauguration. According to video served up by the Family Research Council, Morris did more than attend the festivities, he helped sponsor them. Gateway Church was one of nine sponsors of the Faith, Freedom and Future inaugural ball hosted by FRC's Tony Perkins (Gateway Church, the only church … [Read more...]