Dating someone with opposite political beliefs
With Pence in office, even the reasonable-seeming incumbents – who have been and are still at the mercy of the Tea Party – are growing more bold in their attempts to further the Christofascist agenda: To Take Back The Country For Christ. Every class, every event, every pastor or guest speaker reiterated this, choosing to risk the 501c3 status of their church to push their agenda.
To take back the country for Christ, we needed to outbreed, outvote and outactivate the other side, thus saith The Lord.
I watched the Tea Party takeover and was surprised no one saw it coming. Trump being elected is also part of the plan, although not Trump specifically; the true goal is Pence.
Christofascists have been wanting someone like Pence in the White House and, until now, didn’t have a way to get one in.
When HR6 was brought to Congress in 1994, homeschool families realized their power.
With an alert from HSLDA, homeschool families flooded the lines of Congress demanding that they exclude private, home and religious schools from the bill. The reach of HSLDA to activate the homeschool community has only grown since then.
Meanwhile, mainstream Democrats shake their heads in confusion and fundamentally misunderstand the meaning of grassroots organizing, which is where all of this happens.
Republicans have a vast network of homeschoolers that HSLDA and others have given them to tap into as a source of free labor.
I made it my mission to come up with interesting uses for the removable tabs and entertain people for the 30 seconds that I had their captive attention. The one where I wake up and am reminded that I was prepared for this, I saw this coming, I know what’s happening.
We knew how to perform logical gymnastics about abortion, Christianity and any evangelical talking point you could throw at us.
When we showed up to city council, local political party meetings and tours of the Capitol we asked intelligent questions, were respectful and had a vested interest in how our local political machine ran.
They know Trump is easily manipulated and will change his mind with the wind if it makes him feel more powerful and famous.
Trump couldn’t care less about policy, a fact he’s made quite obvious.
We impressed every government official and staff member with our questions, earnesty and demeanor.