On Trump, Authoritarianism, and Evangelicals

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So, a vulgar, twice divorced bigot walks into a private Christian school, brags that he is so popular he could shoot someone, and receives nothing but laughter, applause, and a “we love you!” from the crowd.

It might be a sad bit of satire — the kind that pokes fun at people of faith and isn’t particularly funny — if only it didn’t happen just like that, a few days ago at a Donald Trump rally at Dordt College in Iowa.  Continue reading On Trump, Authoritarianism, and Evangelicals