“When religious nationalists [eg, Barr] invoke ‘religious freedom,’ it is typically code for religious privilege...the freedom of people of certain ... authoritarian varieties of religion to discriminate against those...over whom they wish to exert power”
“This form of religious liberty’ is not a side issue for Barr. All the problems of modernity — ‘wreckage of family, record depression and mental illness, drug addiction, senseless violence’ - stem from loss of strict interpretation of Christian religion”
The answer is that America’s conservative movement, having morphed into a religious nationalist movement, is on a collision course with the American constitutional system entirely true
"America’s conservative movement, having morphed into a religious nationalist movement, is on a collision course with the American constitutional system". Via &
Trump's presidency was not the cause but the consequence of the Christian nationalist movement.
Dominionist Attorney General Bill Barr in October attacked "militant secularists" in an official speech before adoring crowds at . In 2020 he plans to put his plans into action. Barr is the most dangerous Attorney General in U.S. history.
BILL BARR EXPOSED... “The freedom they have in mind is the freedom of people of certain conservative and authoritarian varieties of religion to discriminate against those of whom they disapprove or over whom they wish to exert power.” via
From the outside, AG Barr seems to adopt a maximalist interpretation of executive power. However, this is "simply window dressing on his commitment to religious authoritarianism," write and .
President Trump, write and , "is the chosen instrument, not of God, but of today’s Christian nationalists, their political allies and funders, and the movement’s legal apparatus."
President Trump, write and , "is the chosen instrument, not of God, but of today’s Christian nationalists, their political allies and funders, and the movement’s legal apparatus."
Why has this particular attorney general appeared at this pivotal moment in our Republic?  and  explain.
AG Bill Barr thinks America is going to Hell, and he’s on a mission to use the “authority” of the executive branch to stop it... & are speaking w/ now all about their op-ed
Why has this particular attorney general appeared at this pivotal moment in our Republic?  and  explain.
1/3 and had this brilliant piece published over the weekend on Bill Barr. Reading the closing paragraphs reminded me of a shocking meeting I had at the with a fellow there who is now in the Trump administration>>
Bill Barr thinks America is going to hell. and I explain
Me too. But Trump is driving.
So what you’re saying is that if Trump wins again, it’s a national decision in favor of monarchical presidentialism and religious authoritarianism. Noted!
2/ they have all found a home in the other party, every conceivable compromise with principles, every ethical breach, every back-room deal is not only justifiable but imperative.'
We are shocked to find that there is conservatism going on here via
Bill Barr Thinks America Is Going to Hell
A.G. Barr opposes American values of pluralism & tolerance. Read this important piece by and
Bill Barr Thinks America Is Going to Hell and he is willing to destroy its institutions in order to support his personal religious crusade.