Category Archive: Dominionism

Apr 18 2014

Liberty Counsel Helps Set Up ‘American’ Clubs in Schools

Matt Barber has Christian Reconstructionists writing for his new website and now Liberty Counsel, the organization he works for, is helping students set up “American Clubs” in secondary schools. What are American Clubs? Groups set up by the Institute on the Constitution, which is also run by Christian Reconstructionists and white nationalists.

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Apr 05 2014

Fischer Wants Prison for Adultery

If you want a vision of the totalitarian theocracy that Bryan Fischer thinks we should all live in, look no further than a recent broadcast of his radio show where he said that he’d be “absolutely fine with a fifteen year incarceration for the crime of adultery.”

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Mar 28 2014

Gary Cass is a Theocrat

Gary Cass of the Christian Anti-Defamation Commission goes full theocrat in this enraged tirade against “black-robed tyrants.” He demands a return to the days of absolute theocracy, with every law in line with his interpretation of the Bible.

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Mar 26 2014

Appeals Court Overturns Appalling Bill Graves Decision

An Oklahoma state judge named Bill Graves has had his decision to deny a transgender woman a legal name change overturned by an appeals court. Graves actually quoted the Bible in his ruling and the appeals court ruled that he abused his discretion in denying the name change.

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Mar 26 2014

Dwyer, Peroutka and Whitney Hatch a Plan

Remember Don Dwyer, the Maryland state legislator who got drunk and crashed his boat into a bunch of people, sending 7 of them to the hospital including several children, then blamed his drinking on the fact that he had lost a vote on same-sex marriage? Jonathan Hutson has some interesting information about him that I …

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Mar 24 2014

Peroutka: Teaching Evolution is ‘Disloyalty to America’

Right Wing Watch found a video of Michael Peroutka, former presidential candidate of the Constitution Party and a confirmed Christian theocrat, saying that evolution is “dangerous” and “anti-American” that teaching evolution or an old age for the earth is “disloyalty to America.” This video really must be seen to be believed.

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Mar 22 2014

Fischer Again Demands Theocracy

Bryan Fischer once again declared his preference for theocracy over a free society, saying on his radio show that gay people should be discriminated against because “the responsibility of those in civil authority is to only approve that which God approves and to stand against that which He rejects.”

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Mar 18 2014

Franklin Graham Hearts Putin Too

Add Franklin Graham to the long list of Christian right leaders who are gushing with praise of Vladimir Putin because of Russia’s crackdown on any pro-gay expression in the country. He only wishes President Obama were more like that instead of the pro-equality radical he imagines him to be.

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Mar 06 2014

Barton on Democracy and Theocracy

David Barton went on the TV show of Mike and Cindy Jacobs (yes, the “prophet” — read: con artist — who says God gave her a bottomless bowl of spaghetti) and said that it’s a myth that the Christian right wants a theocracy because you can’t be both a democracy and a theocracy.

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Mar 04 2014

Theocrats Run for Maryland Office

Fred Clarkson reports at Talk2Action that two longtime neo-Confederate theocrats, Michael Peroutka and David Whitney, have registered to run for spots on a county commission and on the party committees of both Republicans and Democrats in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Peroutka is running as a Republican and Whitney as a Democrat. But their long history …

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Feb 12 2014

Klingenschmitt: I’m the Anti-Theocracy Candidate

Gordon Klingenschmitt is running for the state legislature in Colorado and is bizarrely trying to present himself as the anti-theocracy candidate in the race. Because not imposing religious rule on people is imposing religious rule on them. Or something.

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Feb 07 2014

Gordo Thinks Only Those Going to Heaven Get Benefits

Gordon Klingenschmitt declared on his show recently that the government should not prevent discrimination against gay people because gay people aren’t going to heaven and “If they’re not going to get eternal benefits in Heaven, why should we give them government rewards here on this earth? I don’t think we should.” Well yes, but this …

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Feb 01 2014

Vander Plaats Lays Out Theocratic Vision

Bob Vander Plaats, the raging bigot who runs the Family Leader in Iowa and may run for Tom Harkin’s Senate seat, spoke recently at his organizations “Life, Marriage & Family” event and laid out a bluntly theocratic vision of governance. Every policy, in his view, must conform with God’s will (his interpretation of it, of …

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Nov 14 2013

Tony Perkins’ Ironic Pilgrim Comparison

Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council went on Fox and Friends on Monday to talk about his crusade to make sure that religious owners of companies can deny their employees contraception coverage in their insurance policies and he made a rather ironic reference to the Pilgrims.

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Nov 07 2013

Another One Bites the Dust

Yet another right wing theocrat who spent years posing as the paragon of moral virtue has been knocked off his pedestal when he got caught cheating on his wife. This time it’s Doug Phillips, perhaps the single most important voice of the Quiverful movement and a genuine Christian Reconstructionist. He has resigned from his position …

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