White Christian nationalism’s foot soldiers don’t necessarily connect their racial resentment with their devotion to the Bible, yet they’re often trying to retake what they presume to be lost: white and Christian dominance.
White Christian Nationalism May Not Be Religious, But It Is Christian – Rewire.News – Religion Dispatches
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Chick-fil-A gave over $1.8 million to anti-LGBTQ groups according to recent tax returns / LGBTQ Nation
Newly released tax documents show that Chick-fil-A is still giving money to anti-LGBTQ organizations, years after promising to stop.
Seven years ago, Chick-fil-A’s record of donating to anti-LGBTQ organizations came to light. The fast food chain had donated to the the SPLC-designated hate group Family Research Counsel and the conversion therapy group Exodus International.
YouTube child stars allegedly abused and forced to perform by adoptive mother | US news | The Guardian
An Arizona mother behind a popular YouTube channel has been arrested on charges she abused the seven children who starred in her videos, locking them in a closet for days without food or water.
— Read on www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/mar/20/youtube-fantastic-adventures-machelle-hackney-arrested-abuse-adopted-children
Alarm over leaked US database targeting journalists and immigration activists | US news | The Guardian
Secret database listed 59 advocates and journalists tied to the migrant caravan, according to leaked documents by local news station
— Read on www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/mar/20/leaked-database-targeting-journalists-immigration-activists
Guardian columnist Nesrine Malik, The Intercept’s Murtaza Hussain, and historian Kathleen Belew are this week’s guests.
— Read on theintercept.com/2019/03/20/radical-white-terrorism/
America’s Corruption Is a National Security Threat. Donald Trump Is One Symptom of a Wider Problem That’s Making the United States Weaker
America’s Corruption Is a National Security Threat – Foreign Policy
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The investigation claims at least 14 civilians were killed as a result of airstrikes targeting al-Shabab insurgents. US-led airstrikes in Somalia have tripled under the Trump administration and look set to increase.
— Read on m.dw.com/en/somalia-amnesty-international-accuses-us-forces-of-possible-war-crimes/a-47980459
Only Christian and Jewish news outlets were on Pompeo’s secret ‘faith-based media’ call: report
— Read on www.rawstory.com/2019/03/christian-jewish-news-outlets-pompeos-secret-faith-based-media-call-report/
US Snared Trump’s Personal Lawyer Using ‘Tactics Used Against the Mafia’ — and the ‘Loose Ends’ Lead Directly to Trump
Feds snared Cohen using ‘tactics used against the Mafia’ — and the ‘loose ends’ lead directly to Trump: Ex-Watergate prosecutor
— Read on www.rawstory.com/2019/03/feds-snared-cohen-using-tactics-used-mafia-loose-ends-lead-directly-trump-ex-watergate-prosecutor/
Trump said he did not view white nationalism as a rising threat around the world.
— Read on www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm
Democratic Senator Joe Manchin says he won’t support nondiscrimination bill for LGBTQ people as written – ThinkProgress
Joe Manchin says he won’t support nondiscrimination bill for LGBTQ people as written – ThinkProgress
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Even as advocates point to growing Islamophobia as the cause of the attack, the larger issue seems to be white Christian nationalism.
— Read on rewire.news/religion-dispatches/2019/03/18/behind-new-zealand-terror-attack-is-a-problem-bigger-than-islamophobia/