While fewer and fewer Americans say they have a religion… … the Republican Party is increasingly focused on using the language of religion. In this regard, the Republican Party is driving itself to unrepresentative extremes Sources: General Social Survey and the American Presidency Project at
Donald Trump Seeks To Convert Churches Into Political Campaign Tools, Force Christianity On Everyone Else
Under Trump’s plan, churches could become little more than political machines, and keep their tax-exempt status. Alternately, political action committees could re-incorporate themselves as churches in order to launder shadow money into the political process.
Go ahead and be as radical as you like. Radicalism isn’t the problem. Thoughts don’t hurt people. Behaviors do, and the act of confronting violence by people whose ideology you share may be the most radical behavior you’re capable of.