James Dobson Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Monday 04/13/2009, 11:14am
As I noted last week, Rick Warren had been on something of a media rehabilitation tour over the last few days, giving interviews to a variety of outlets, that was set to culminate with an appearance on ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos that never materialized: Pastor Rick Warren abruptly canceled an appearance on ABC’s “This Week” in which he would have had the opportunity to clarify his denial last week that he had ever endorsed California’s anti-gay-marriage ballot measure, when in fact he had done so on videotape. A Warren aide e-... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 04/10/2009, 3:23pm
I have already written a few posts this week trying to beat back the notion that the Religious Right is on the verge of collapse, pointing that that such declarations are made every few years and noting that right-wing leaders have repeatedly declared that they have no intention of giving up the fight.So imagine my surprise when I saw this article in The Telegraph entitled "US religious Right concedes defeat":Leading evangelicals have admitted that their association with George W. Bush has not only hurt the cause of social conservatives but contributed to the failure of... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 03/31/2009, 4:52pm
Whenever there is a new warning that repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell will destroy the military, you can rest assured that Elaine Donnelly is behind it.Fox News has launched its own version of The Huffington Post.Mick Huckabee and Stephen Baldwin spoke at Liberty University's convocation yesterday, where Huck told students that Jesus is the only thing worth living for.Steve Deace blasts Focus on the Family's James Dobson and Tom Minnery for their support of John McCain, saying that their type of pragmatism "would've tragically destroyed my entire family line."Finally, it looks like... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Monday 03/23/2009, 1:59pm
Dan Gilgoff reports that Newt Gingrich is unveiling a new effort, called Renewing American Leadership, designed to bring together both the economic and social conservative wings of the Republican Party’s base under a common banner: Gingrich will be working with David Barton, with whom he has struck up a strong relationship in recent years, as well as working to convince fiscal conservatives to start making nice with their socially conservative allies in order to take advantage of their shared ideology and values: At a time when many religious conservatives say the Republican... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 03/06/2009, 2:40pm
Yesterday we mentioned that there was a new Faith and Action affiliated right-wing group on the scene calling itself the Faith and Freedom Institute that believes that our nation's myriad of problems are caused by our "rejection of God and His values." NBC's Lauren Appelbaum reports that they are out to fix that:In the wake of James Dobson retiring from Focus on the Family, leaving a possible vacuum of power in evangelical leadership, Dr. Gary Dull and other Christian leaders are forming The Faith and Freedom Institute to combat "satanic wickedness" in order to return... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 03/04/2009, 6:19pm
Today's best reporting on the Right from around the web:Adele Stan has posted a robo-call from AFA's Tim Wildmon saying that their "Speechless: Silencing the Christians" program will soon be airing "on cable as well as network affiliates nationwide."Bill Berkowitz reports that Scott Lively, author of "The Pink Swastika: Homosexuality in the Nazi Party" is now targeting the Southern Poverty Law Center for labeling his Abiding Truth Ministries as a hate group.Speaking of SPLC -certified hate groups, Good as You notes that several of them and their allies have... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 03/03/2009, 5:47pm
Today's best reporting on the Right from around the web:Steve Benen examines Michael Steele's pathetically abject apology to Rush Limbaugh.Speaking of Limbaugh, Media Matters catches Tony Perkins proclaiming that Limbaugh "is more in touch with the conservative base of the Republican party than most Republican leaders."The Southern Poverty Law Center says that "the Mississippi Legislature has voted once again to honor an occasion organized by a staunch white supremacist."RH Reality Check catches Life News calling Catholics United a bunch of "fake Catholics."... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 02/27/2009, 12:42pm
So reports the AP:The Associated Press has learned that James Dobson has resigned as chairman of the conservative Christian group Focus on the Family.Jim Daly, president and chief executive officer of the Colorado Springs, Colo.-based ministry, said Friday that Dobson will continue to host the organization's flagship radio program and speak out on moral issues.The departure of the 72-year-old Dobson as board chairman is part of a succession plan. He founded the group in 1977.Dobson began relinquishing control of the group six years ago by stepping down as president and CEO.Update: Here... MORE >
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11/13/14 @ 2:42pm
Texas Approves Textbooks With Moses As Honorary Founding Father
11/21/14 @ 3:35pm
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11/20/14 @ 12:53pm
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11/13/14 @ 5:00pm