Posts tagged "adf"

Defending Truth, With a Capital “T”

Alliance Defense Fund (ADF) -- the legal activist organization founded in 1993 by "a band of TV preachers and right-wing radio ranters" which now constitutes the strong arm of what I call the Legal Right -- is not taking the recent dismissal of a case they brought before the Idaho courts very well....

Erik Prince’s Crusade

Speaking of Blackwater, Jeremy Scahill, author of Blackwater: Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army and The Nation contributor, details a new tape of the usually private Erik Prince, founder of Blackwater and hefty contributor to Alliance Defense Fund and other religious right organizations. Some of the revelations to...

Britain is a Christian Nation.

Richard Bartholomew at Talk to Action looks across the pond to the increasing connections between conservative British politicians and evangelicals, pointing us to a number of recent British articles that map organizational and financial support offered to the Tories this election cycle by "pro-family," corporate, and blatantly Christian organizations. Writes Jamie Doward for