MINNEAPOLIS — The Rev. Doug Pagitt jumped on stage at his former Minneapolis church with a message that he and his entourage are repeating across the country: Evangelical voters, you can stay true to your Christian faith but not vote for President Donald Trump.Their “Vote Common Good” campaign, conducted from a bright orange bus making stops at every Democratic state primary, represents the small cracks in the evangelical base that helped propel Trump into office. More than 80% of white evangelical Christians voted for Trump in 2016, and continue to support him in his bid for reelection.Pagitt...
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Dem caller scolds C-SPAN for 'blowing smoke in people's eyes' with hourlong show on 'cancel culture'
A C-SPAN caller on Wednesday criticized the network for spending an hour on the subject of "cancel culture," a right-wing notion which asserts that some people are being "cancelled" when they face consequences for their actions.
Washington Journal host Greta Brawner explained "cancel culture" by reading a Wikipedia definition that described the practice as a "modern form of ostracism in which someone is thrust out of social or professional circles."
Controversial Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) was called out on social on Tuesday morning after video was shared showing her harassing a survivor of the 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
The shooting, which left 17 people dead and injured 17 more, shocked the country and led to calls for more restrictions on high-powered weapons, but that apparently incensed the now Republican lawmaker who stalked survivor David Hogg and then posted a video of her peppering him with questions as he walked on the streets of Washington, D.C.
Greene posted the video to YouTube (which can be seen below) with the caption, "Marjorie Greene went to Washington DC to fight against dangerous 'Red Flag' Gun Confiscation. She confronted David Hogg for his push to lobby lawmakers to trample on our Second Amendment Rights."
Reaction to the video, including from Hogg, was quick and furious as stunned viewers went after the GOP lawmaker who has a history of posting and "liking" violent threats against Democratic lawmakers.
Arizona's Republican Party has gone all-in on backing former president Donald Trump and opposing coronavirus prevention measures.
The election of Dr. Kelli Ward as the state's party chairwoman has set off a wave of recriminations and reprisals -- with censures of Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ), Cindy McCain and Gov. Doug Ducey -- but despite being a physician herself, the new GOP leader refuses to endorse a statewide mask mandate as hospitals fill up with COVID-19 patients, reported The Daily Beast.