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10/5/15 @ 12:25pm
It looks like Jonathan Cahn has blown another prophecy. Over the weekend, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins interviewed Cahn about his recent speech at the FRC-hosted Values Voter Summit. Cahn, who gained Religious Right fame after predicting, unsuccessfully, that last month would... MORE
10/5/15 @ 11:51am
Ann Corcoran, the head of Refugee Resettlement Watch and the leading voice against efforts to settle refugees in the United States, warned last month that President Obama is using Syrian refugees as part of his plot to “diversify every town in America” as he goes about “changing Am... MORE
10/5/15 @ 11:33am
John Hagee appeared on James Robison's television program today to promote his most recent book, "The Three Heavens: Angels, Demons and What Lies Ahead." Given the title, it was not surprising that much of the program was dedicated to a discussion of the existence and influence of ange... MORE
10/5/15 @ 11:00am
Back in 2012, Mike Huckabee came to Chick-fil-A’s defense after the restaurant chain faced criticism for its founder’s anti-gay statements and for donations the company’s foundation had made to anti-gay groups. Huckabee organized a “Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day” in an a... MORE
10/5/15 @ 10:55am
In a column published last week, the former head of the Alabama Baptist State Convention and the president of Alabama Eagle Forum pressed the Alabama Supreme Court to declare that the Obergefell decision on marriage equality will not take effect in Alabama. Southern Baptist leader Dr. John H. Killia... MORE
10/2/15 @ 5:33pm
Ian Millhiser @ Think Progress: The Sheriff Investigating The Oregon Shooting Believes Some Seriously Fringe Things About Guns Catherine Thompson @ TPM: Sheriff In Charge Of Oregon Massacre Probe Posted Sandy Hook Truther Video. Hemant Mehta @ Friendly Atheist: Tennessee Lt. Governor Tell... MORE
10/2/15 @ 5:30pm
Ben Carson is calling upon the IRS to "punish" the Council on American-Islamic Relations for supposedly violating its tax-exempt status by criticizing him. If a Democratic candidate did something like this to a Religious Right group, we'd never hear the end of them screaming about... MORE
10/2/15 @ 4:01pm
Father Frank Pavone of Priests for Life, who has described himself as “close to” the Center for Medical Progress’ smear of Planned Parenthood, argued this week that public support for Planned Parenthood has been inflated because pollsters aren’t lying to poll respondents abou... MORE
10/2/15 @ 3:50pm
Bryan Fischer is not at all happy about reports that the Vatican is contradicting the claims from Kentucky clerk Kim Davis and her attorneys at Liberty Counsel that Davis was invited to meet privately with Pope Francis when both were in Washington, D.C. last week, during which the pope allegedly pra... MORE
10/2/15 @ 3:09pm
Ryan Bomberger, founder of the anti-choice group Radiance Foundation, attended Values Voter Summit last week to talk about his vehement opposition to the NAACP because of its support for reproductive rights. Bomberger is not new to Values Voter Summit or to inflammatory language regarding the NAACP;... MORE
10/2/15 @ 3:01pm
Glenn Beck's response on his radio program this morning to yesterday's mass shooting at a community college in Oregon was rather schizophrenic. After spending the first hour of the show reading a prayer to God and telling his audience not to focus on the anger and hatred that seemingly motiv... MORE