Erleidet Kanada die Auswirkungen eines christlichen Faschismus ? – Troy Media
Kanadas aktuelle politische Umarmung im Stil der Republikaner und der ökonomischen Theorie hat uns in die Arme eines christlichen Fundamentalismus getrieben.
Is Canada suffering from Christo-fascism? – Troy Media
Canada’s current embrace of Republican-style politics and economic theory has thrust us into the arms of Christian Fundamentalism
TORONTO, ON, Sep 27, 2013/ Troy Media/ – Canada’s headlong rush to the extreme right of the political spectrum is multi-causal.
While the economic theory of neoliberalism/neoconservatism has been transferring wealth and power upwards in Canada (and throughout much of the world) for over 30 years now, Canada’s current acceleration towards a dystopian cliff can be partly explained by religion.
Canada’s current embrace of Republican-style politics and economic theory has thrust us into the arms of Christian Fundamentalism, which has a strong political constituency in the United States’ Republican Party, and now, in the Conservative Party of Canada (CPC). Partnered with the Christian Fundamentalist base is “Christian Zionism” as well.
The personal belief systems of the CPC politicians may or may not align with the Christian Fundamentalist ideology, but the economic theory of neoliberalism aligns itself with the ideology for purposes other than spiritual.
The Christian Fundamentalist ideology, as described by Chris Hedges in American Fascists, The Christian Right And The War On America, has certain defining characteristics that distinguish it from other religions.
One of the most salient of these differences is the belief that the Bible was meant to be taken literally. It follows from this that the earth is 6,000 years old, that a vengeful God will save believers and punish non-believers, and that God will take care of the earth’s environment. ……. more