religious right

RWNJ Black Pastor: Blacks Who Didn’t Vote For Roy Moore ‘Do Not Believe In God’ (AUDIO)

RWNJ Black Pastor: Blacks Who Didn’t Vote For Roy Moore ‘Do Not Believe In God’ (AUDIO)

As election day dawned in the race for Jeff Sessions’ Senate seat, polling was all over the place. Depending on the source, Roy Moore and Doug Jones were in a dead heat, or Jones was pulling away. Under the circumstances, had Moore won, the religious right was prepared to yell to the heavens that God […]

Racist State Rep. Dan Johnson Commits Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Racist State Rep. Dan Johnson Commits Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

On Wednesday, the body of controversial Republican state Rep. Dan Johnson was discovered near Mount Washington. The Kentucky legislator died from apparent suicide by a semi-automatic handgun. His death happened a day after Johnson denied sexual assault allegations. Johnson’s body was discovered on a bridge in rural Louisville near his vehicle. Later that evening, Bullitt […]

New Poll Shows Fewer Fundies Bowing Down To Trump (VIDEO/TWEET)

New Poll Shows Fewer Fundies Bowing Down To Trump (VIDEO/TWEET)

As of Friday night, Donald Trump’s average approval rating, as calculated by FiveThirtyEight, stands at 37.3 percent–far and away the lowest on record for any newly-elected president after 323 days in office. If that sounds like a broken record, that’s because this year has seen Trump’s approval ratings sink to levels not seen since opinion […]

Roy Moore’s ‘Alabama Values’ May Include Adultery (TWEETS)

Roy Moore’s ‘Alabama Values’ May Include Adultery (TWEETS)

Roy Moore’s primary response to the allegations that he molested women and pursued teenage girls is that they’re fake news and a hatchet job. But he’s also played up his credentials as a no-questions asked social conservative and Christianist. Take this tweet he sent out last night, for instance. I think they're afraid I'm going […]

Fundie Pastor Warns Against Opposing Roy Moore, Explains Critics Are ‘Demonic’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Fundie Pastor Warns Against Opposing Roy Moore, Explains Critics Are ‘Demonic’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

In at least 40 states, Roy Moore’s bid to enter the Senate would be in a death spiral at this point. There is mounting evidence that he molested and harassed several women in the 1970s and 1980s, and also pursued girls young enough to be his daughter. Moreover, his defense for these allegations amounts to […]

Tony Perkins Knew A Star Candidate Was A Perv And Covered It Up (VIDEO)

Tony Perkins Knew A Star Candidate Was A Perv And Covered It Up (VIDEO)

By now, most of the nation knows that Roy Moore, one of the longtime stars of the religious right, is under fire for allegedly pursuing and harassing girls young enough to be his daughter and for molesting women in his office. What most of us may not know is that another religious right luminary has […]

Twitter Destroys Franklin Graham For Calling Out Roy Moore Critics (AUDIO/TWEETS)

Twitter Destroys Franklin Graham For Calling Out Roy Moore Critics (AUDIO/TWEETS)

Roy Moore has been one of the religious right’s champions for the better part of a decade and a half. Even allowing for this, the line taken by a number of so-called moral guardians in defending Moore from allegations that he molested or pursued women and girls is, for lack of a better term, deplorable. […]

Trump-Worshiping Virginia Pastor Warns Christians Who Back ‘Abominable’ Dems (AUDIO)

Trump-Worshiping Virginia Pastor Warns Christians Who Back ‘Abominable’ Dems (AUDIO)

According to a Reuters/Ipsos poll taken in September, 62 percent of white evangelicals approved of Donald Trump’s performance. That represents a marked decline from the 81 percent support Trump received from white evangelicals in the 2016 election and the 73 to 78 percent support he enjoyed from them for the better part of the year. […]

Delusional: So-Called Christians Blame ‘Communist’ Liberals For Texas Church Shooting (VIDEOS)

Delusional: So-Called Christians Blame ‘Communist’ Liberals For Texas Church Shooting (VIDEOS)

When a national tragedy happens, a lot of things have become as certain as death and taxes. Sadly, one of those things is the religious right trying to blame tragedies on something liberals have done to erode traditional values. It initially looked like the Texas church shooting would be an exception. Well, that hope was […]

Thus Saith Jim Bakker: If Congress Impeacheth Trump, Christians Shall Verily Riot (VIDEO)

Thus Saith Jim Bakker: If Congress Impeacheth Trump, Christians Shall Verily Riot (VIDEO)

By any measure, Donald Trump is cratering. The latest average from FiveThirtyEight pegs his average approval rating at 37.7 percent–which is absolutely brutal by any standard. But he’s very lucky to be even that high. The religious right has spent the last year-plus bullying evangelicals into bowing down to Trump. The nation’s moral guardians have […]

Trump-Worshiping Christian Author Thinks Trump’s Potty Mouth Is Christlike (VIDEO)

Trump-Worshiping Christian Author Thinks Trump’s Potty Mouth Is Christlike (VIDEO)

Conventional wisdom suggested that when the “Access Hollywood” tapes came out, Donald Trump was a dead man walking politically. After all, on paper it seemed that even the most diehard Republican would balk at getting behind a man who was caught on tape saying that he could treat women any way he pleased just because […]

Trump Is A Christian–Really–And This Publisher Can ‘Prove” It (VIDEOS)

Trump Is A Christian–Really–And This Publisher Can ‘Prove” It (VIDEOS)

The religious right would have us believe that Donald Trump is not only being used by God to make America great again, but has come to know the Lord for himself. Reportedly, the large number of strongly conservative evangelical figures in the White House have had a considerable impact on Trump. It’s supposedly continuing a […]

RWNJ Radio Host: Constitution Allows Us To Ban Muslims From Capitol Hill (VIDEO)

RWNJ Radio Host: Constitution Allows Us To Ban Muslims From Capitol Hill (VIDEO)

The religious right would like you to believe that it only wants a place at the table for Americans with traditional values. But those who keep a close eye on America’s so-called moral guardians know that’s a lie. Whenever they think no one else is listening, religious right luminaries reveal their utter contempt for democratic […]

Pat Robertson To Trump: Pardon Everybody And End Mueller Time NOW (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson To Trump: Pardon Everybody And End Mueller Time NOW (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson has made it loud and clear that if you oppose Trump, you oppose God’s plan for this country. So no one expected him to be happy with the news that Mueller Time is officially underway. Paul Manafort and Rick Gates were indicted over the weekend by Robert Mueller as part of the investigation into […]

Jerry Falwell Jr. Joins Steve Bannon’s War On ‘Fake Republicans’ (TWEET)

Jerry Falwell Jr. Joins Steve Bannon’s War On ‘Fake Republicans’ (TWEET)

Most longtime watchers of the religious right, including this writer, have known for some time that when push comes to shove, the religious right is morally bankrupt. Any doubt that this was the case should have been erased when many of the nation’s so-called moral guardians rallied to Donald Trump even after it was amply […]

Alleged Criminal Of A RWNJ Pastor Attends NC Lt. Governor Fundraiser (VIDEO/PHOTOS/TWEETS)

Alleged Criminal Of A RWNJ Pastor Attends NC Lt. Governor Fundraiser (VIDEO/PHOTOS/TWEETS)

In the seven years since North Carolina’s Republican Party seized control of the state legislature, we in the Tar Heel State have been treated to some staggeringly tone-deaf behavior. But The (Raleigh) News & Observer recently uncovered one of the most outrageous and tone-deaf actions yet by a member of North Carolina’s GOP. It turns […]

Trumpkin Pastor: Weinstein Is The ‘Natural Result’ Of Taking Prayer Out Of Schools (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Trumpkin Pastor: Weinstein Is The ‘Natural Result’ Of Taking Prayer Out Of Schools (TWEETS/VIDEO)

The religious right insists that all it wants to do is give Americans with “traditional values” a place at the table. But from time to time, a religious right luminary lets slip that he and his cronies really want to turn this country into a Christian version of Taliban-era Afghanistan. We got a lovely example […]

RWNJ Pastor Wonders If CA Wildfires Are ‘Deserved Judgment’ (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Wonders If CA Wildfires Are ‘Deserved Judgment’ (VIDEO)

Lately, whenever a natural disaster occurs, you can almost take it to the bank that some unhinged pastor is going to suggest that it happened because we somehow angered God. Earlier this week, a far-right pastor suggested the rash of wildfires in California are a sign that God is punishing the Golden State for its […]

RWNJ Pastor: Weinstein Scandal Is God’s Punishment For Hollywood Attacks On Trump (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor: Weinstein Scandal Is God’s Punishment For Hollywood Attacks On Trump (VIDEO)

Ever since movie mogul Harvey Weinstein was accused of paying thousands of dollars to keep accusations of sexual assault quiet, a number of right-wingers have had a field day. Weinstein was a major Democratic donor, and a number of conservatives have used that status to tie Weinstein around the Democrats’ neck. Never mind that many […]

Roy Moore May Be Too Religious For Ultra-Religious Alabama (VIDEO)

Roy Moore May Be Too Religious For Ultra-Religious Alabama (VIDEO)

For almost four decades, the religious right has followed a simple formula–use social issues to wedge devoutly religious voters away from the Democrats when, at least on paper, they have no business voting Republican. This tactic has worked particularly well in Alabama. The Democrats remained more or less on an even footing with Republicans for […]

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