GOP Wraps Convention: Dark Day in US Politics

GOP Wraps Convention: Dark Day in US Politics

Franklin Graham commenced night four of the 2020 Republican National Convention with a prayer. The continued exposition of Christian nationalist rhetoric in his prayerful prelude highlights the danger in placing a cross-shaped rubber stamp of approval from religious...
You’re Wrong, Franklin Graham: God Was at DNC

You’re Wrong, Franklin Graham: God Was at DNC

Franklin Graham, popular evangelical leader and Republican political activist, gave his thumbs down on Trump’s opponents and their convening in words contrived to alarm unthinking Christians. He intoned, “In watching some of the Democratic National Convention on...

“Let the Churches Do It” Is a Deceptive Myth

Three outspoken Americans recently fed the storyline that charity is the solution to solving social problems.   When Catholic scholars charged that House Speaker John Boehner’s social service budget cuts were at odds with the Catholic Church’s moral...