RWW Blog Posts

Kyle Mantyla, 7/26/16 @ 5:34pm
Hemant Mehta @ Friendly Atheist: David Barton: I’ll Only Debate Atheists If I Get to Speak 92% of the Time. Andrew Kaczynski @ BuzzFeed: David Duke: Trump Left The Door Open To Supporting My Candidacy. Warren Throckmorton: David Barton Told Eric Metaxas an Untrue Story about th... MORE
Kyle Mantyla, 7/26/16 @ 5:31pm
A warning from the Benham brothers: "We believe if the sexual revolution is left unchecked it will become a crime to confess biblical truth in today’s America. Those that dare hold a biblical view of sexuality will spend time in jail. Those that refuse to participate in gay weddings or... MORE
Miranda Blue, 7/26/16 @ 4:59pm
“Coach” Dave Daubenmire, an Ohio-based Religious Right activist, spoke Thursday at a rally for Operation Save America’s “Summer of Justice” in Wichita, where he declared that the “effeminized church” and “sissified Christianity” have removed real... MORE
Brian Tashman, 7/26/16 @ 3:00pm
Last week, Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., appeared on “The Eric Metaxas Show” where he warned that “our kids are being brainwashed” in school. Inhofe recounted a story where “my own granddaughter came home one day” and challenged him over his claims that climate change... MORE
Brian Tashman, 7/26/16 @ 2:25pm
Last week, ex-Rep. Michele Bachmann declared that “Islam is incompatible with western civilization.” “It hasn’t figured out how to behave in western civilization,” she told radio host Jan Markell, “because fundamentally what Islam wants is to be dominant and Islam... MORE
Brian Tashman, 7/26/16 @ 1:15pm
Earlier today, Donald Trump addressed the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, telling the veterans’ group that he would install a veterans’ hotline in the White House and vowing to “pick up the phone personally” if a hotline employee doesn... MORE
Miranda Blue, 7/26/16 @ 12:21pm
After several lines of Melania Trump’s speech at the Republican National Convention last week were found to have been plagiarized from a speech that Michelle Obama gave at the 2008 Democratic convention, some of the Trump campaign’s defenders went to absurd lengths to defend or deny the... MORE
Peter Montgomery, 7/26/16 @ 11:47am
The Republican National Convention and the constellation of right-wing events scheduled during and around the official gathering included plenty of downright disturbing examples of racism, misogyny, religious bigotry, and Mussolini-wannabe-ism. It also included some intensely awkward moments, not al... MORE
Kyle Mantyla, 7/26/16 @ 11:31am
Last month, David Barton delivered a presentation at Calvary Chapel in Salt Lake City, Utah, where he falsely claimed that the Founding Fathers denounced slavery in the Declaration of Independence. "Great Britain would not allow us to end slavery," Barton said. "A number of the states... MORE
Peter Montgomery, 7/26/16 @ 11:08am
The Conservative Action Project is a network of more than 100 right-wing leaders created in 2008 as “an offshoot” of the secretive far-right Council for National Policy, making it part of an array of conservative coalitions that bloomed around and after the election of Barack Obama. Orig... MORE