How Christian Fundamentalism Helped Empower the Top 1% to Exploit the 99%

Deference to religion masquerading as politics must end.

As the Occupy Wall street movement spreads across the country and the world, we must bring attention to the enablers of the top 1 percent exploiting the 99. Fundamentalist religion made this exploitation possible. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Harry A Farr - Oct 16, 2011 - 4:48 AM PDT
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Edited by: Dwight Rousu - Oct 16, 2011 - 1:13 PM PDT

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Bob Herrschaft
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by Bob Herrschaft - Oct. 16, 2011

I'm a bit confused by the article although I concur with the general conclusions made here. Who is the author? He identifies himself as a preacher's son towards the end of the article and one must assume he underwent some sort of conversion which would have made it more interesting, but the reader is left asking himself "what happened to change his political views?".

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Dwight Rousu
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by Dwight Rousu - Oct. 16, 2011

The unstated agreement went like this: Republicans will pander to the Religious Right on the social issues — abortion, gay rights, prayer in schools, creationism in ... More »

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Harry A Farr
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