We need to talk about the white terrorist movement, how apocalyptic evangelicalism and NRA/GOP propaganda fueled them, and why they see Trump and the pandemic as their chance to overthrow America.
Here's what I learned writing AMERICAN RULE.
Make no mistake. This is connected.
It had been brewing for decades.
What we're experiencing now isn't just a blip or an aberration. It's the result of generations of American problems putrifying and coming to the surface.
It's Neo-Confederate Christianity with apocalyptic, paranoid conspiracy theories.
If it sounds familiar it's also "the Deep State."
Militias, separatist groups, and white terrorists found each other and plotted against America
You might know it, but it has affected American life for decades.
It is their bible and their plan.
He was literally their Osama Bin Laden. And you need to understand, this is our terrorist cell.
We're watching that play out now.
They see an opening.
It is a massive, dangerous terrorist cell.
We have to understand what we're facing, because this threat is only growing by the day.
See it. Recognize it.