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America’s shrinking percentage of white Christians isn’t a sudden occurrence

Donald Trump greets supporters after his rally at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Aug. 21, 2015, in Mobile, Ala. (Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images) It’s the sort of revelation that seems guaranteed to overlap neatly with the current political moment. And sure enough, when the Drudge Report came across the finding from the Public Religion …

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Sebastian Gorka gone from White House

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White NFL Players and the Politics of Solidarity

Seattle Seahawks center Justin Britt (68) stands next to defensive end Michael Bennett (72) as he sits on the bench during the national anthem on August 18, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo / Scott Eklund) Twenty sixteen was a banner year for political athletes. Some of the most celebrated people …

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Jen Hatmaker on White Christian Women and Politics

By her own estimation, Jen Hatmaker is “low-grade Christian famous.” She has written 12 books, starred in an HGTV series with her family, built a large social-media following, and gone on tour with other prominent female Christian writers. In some circles, Hatmaker is also controversial. Last fall, she told the …

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Bannon’s departure is unlikely to calm the turmoil in Trump’s White House

President Trump’s most unconventional senior adviser, Stephen K. Bannon, may have left the White House, but the political turbulence that has characterized the first seven months of Trump’s presidency doesn’t appear to be going anywhere. The tenure and departure of Bannon, the president’s chief strategist and champion of his nationalist …

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What’s Next For The White House After Bannon’s Departure? : NPR

The White House has had a tumultuous week. President Trump’s comments about Charlottesville, Va., have been widely condemned, and the week ended with the ouster of White House strategist Steve Bannon. DWANE BROWN, HOST: It’s been another extraordinary week in Washington. President Trump doubled down on initial controversial comments that …

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There’s a hidden message of resistance in the White House arts committee’s resignation letter – CNN

Washington Post There’s a hidden message of resistance in the White House arts committee’s resignation letterCNNThe PCAH was created under President Ronald Reagan in 1982 with the purpose of advising the White House on issues surrounding arts and humanities. Members typically come from the arts and entertainment community. Politicians, educators, …

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Trump, first lady will not attend Kennedy Center Honors: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will not attend the Kennedy Center Honors in December, the White House announced on Saturday, after several honorees said they would boycott a White House reception before the show. The Kennedy Center also said in a statement the …

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Bannon’s security clearance a challenge outside the White House

Legal experts say Stephen Bannon may face a challenge in his security clearance as President Trump’s now-former chief strategist returns to his pre-White House career as executive chairman at the media company Breitbart. “People with Top Secret clearances are bound by a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) for life,” said Bradley Moss, a partner at the Law …

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Charlottesville: White supremacy and the White House | USA

On The Listening Post this week: How the Charlottesville fallout has drawn US President Donald Trump out on the far right. Plus, how China manages the message before the 19th Congress. Charlottesville: White supremacy and the White House When hundreds of far-right protesters gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia last week it …

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