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The Gorka Affair

The Gorka Affair

MRB May 25, 2017 0

Jacob Labendz on why two Jewish magazines went to war over a Trump appointee “Trump is not Hitler.” Over the past year, I have had to repeat those words too many times for my

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MRBlog | We’ve always lived in a post-truth world, Donald Trump just made it easier to recognize

MRBlog | We’ve always lived in a post-truth world, Donald Trump just made it easier to recognize

Thomas J. Whitley December 5, 2016 0

By Thomas J. Whitley The commentariat is up in arms about our supposed devolution into a post-truth world. But the truth is that we have always lived in a post-truth world; Donald Trump just

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MRBlog | “Economic Terrorism” and the Rise of the Trump Regime

MRBlog | “Economic Terrorism” and the Rise of the Trump Regime

Thomas J. Whitley November 21, 2016 0

  By Thomas J. Whitley This week Washington state Republican Senator Doug Ericksen introduced a bill intended to outlaw illegal protests, a move that seems patently unnecessary (if the protests are already illegal, there’s no

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MRBlog | On Giving Donald Trump a Chance

MRBlog | On Giving Donald Trump a Chance

Thomas J. Whitley November 14, 2016 0

  By Thomas J. Whitley “We owe him an open mind and the chance to lead,” Hillary Clinton said in her concession speech the day after the election. President Obama echoed Clinton the following

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MRBlog | Religious Cover for an Aspiring War Criminal

MRBlog | Religious Cover for an Aspiring War Criminal

Charles Halton October 13, 2016 2

  By Charles Halton On July 28, 2016 conservative evangelicalism’s most prominent ethicist threw his support behind a presidential candidate who repudiates practically every aspect of Christian faith and practice. On October 9, 2016

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MRBlog | Saint Donald of Trump Tower?

MRBlog | Saint Donald of Trump Tower?

David G. Hunter October 12, 2016 1

  By David G. Hunter Last Sunday on CBS’ Face the Nation Trump advisor, Rudy Giuliani, responded to questions from John Dickerson regarding the now-infamous recording of Trump’s boasts about sexually assaulting women. “He

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MRBlog | Evangelical Masculinity and the Acceptance of Donald Trump

MRBlog | Evangelical Masculinity and the Acceptance of Donald Trump

Thomas J. Whitley October 9, 2016 0

  By Thomas J. Whitley When the news broke late Friday afternoon that Donald Trump was caught on camera in 2005 bragging about sexually assaulting women, many expressed their disgust and began pontificating that

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MRBlog | There is no precedent for Donald Trump — and that is what makes him so scary

MRBlog | There is no precedent for Donald Trump — and that is what makes him so scary

Thomas J. Whitley July 25, 2016 0

By Thomas J. Whitley   There is no precedent for Donald Trump. Much that has been written since Trump accepted the Republican nomination for President at the Republican National Convention Thursday night in Cleveland

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MRBlog | Trump, Awash in a Sea of Faith

MRBlog | Trump, Awash in a Sea of Faith

L. Benjamin Rolsky June 27, 2016 0

  Editor’s Note: This is a follow-up to Rolsky’s “‘The Evangelicals’ and the Rise of Donald Trump.” By. L. Benjamin Rolsky On June 21, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump gave yet another speech

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MRBlog | “The Evangelicals” and the Rise of Donald Trump

MRBlog | “The Evangelicals” and the Rise of Donald Trump

L. Benjamin Rolsky June 17, 2016 0

By L. Benjamin Rolsky On June 10th, 2016, business executive and presidential candidate Donald Trump gave a speech to the Faith and Freedom Coalition as part of a wider campaign to court the evangelical

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