GOP Decline

What is the Nation of Islam and why is Marjorie Taylor Greene praising it?

"While assuring her followers that she is a Christian and is opposed to radical Islam, Greene went on to praise NOI’s current leader, Louis Farrakhan, for calling vaccine mandates a 'declaration of war,' and urged all groups that support religious liberty, “across the aisle,” to come together to resist them." - RNS

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Oklahoma Pastor Running For Senate, Vows to Investigate 2020 Election

"Lead pastor of Sheridan Church in Tulsa, OK Jackson Lahmeyer told his congregation this past weekend that 'It’s time to shout it in the halls of Congress that Jesus is King.'...Lahmeyer has said that he has signed thousands of vaccine exemption forms, a service he has offered for a one-time donation of any amount to his church." - C.Leaders

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Pew: In the last 5 years the percentage of Republicans with at least some trust in national news organizations has been cut in half

"Nearly eight-in-ten Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents (78%) say they have 'a lot' or 'some' trust in the information that comes from national news organizations – 43 percentage points higher than Republicans and Republican leaners (35%) – according to a new Pew Research Center survey conducted June 14-27, 2021." - Pew

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The Contradictions of Paranoid Nationalism

"many of the same folks who say that government authorities shouldn’t be trusted to make sure vaccines are safe or that elections are fairly conducted also say that we should have the government set industrial policy, regulate speech on the internet, or even engineer the size and shape of American families.

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GOP Rep Says Pilate Afforded More Rights to Jesus Than Democrats Have Afforded to Trump

"Rep. Barry Loudermilk ended up trending on social media after his comments, in which he compared what Trump is going through to that of what Jesus went through, being accused of crimes he did not commit." - Faithwire

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