This article was published in January 2017, in the wake of the 2016 US elections. It is very relevant to Australia now we have a Pentecostal PM who has installed like-minded politicians in his inner circle.
The policies, plans and thought bubbles coming from this government do not bode well for us. They focus on punishment and taking things away, not on nation-building and equality.
It is particularly relevant in its comments about Mike Pence. I’ve long said that those pushing for Trump’s removal don’t realise just how much worse Pence would be as President. He, like FauxMo, comes from the mob that believes prayer will fix everything, and if it doesn’t then it’s God’s punishment for some sort of sin. Both men believe destruction from climate change and the ramping up of more wars in the Middle East will hasten the End of Days scenario their faith preaches.
I was Trained for the Culture Wars in home School, Awaiting Someone Like Mike Pence as a Messiah