Archive for the ‘Jay Sekulow’ Category

American Center for Law and Justice, Christian Reconstructionists, Jay Sekulow, Pat Robertson, Religious Right Research

TV preacher Pat Robertson and other Religious Right leaders have long been interested in the continent of Africa. They seem to believe that they can find a country there to serve as a laboratory for their misguided social agenda – as well as plunder any wealth the area may have.

It reeks of the worst form of old-style colonialism.

Most […] Read More

American Center for Law and Justice, American Family Association, Don Wildmon, Family Research Council, Focus On The Family, James Dobson, Jay Sekulow, Jerry Falwell Sr, Religious Right Research, Tony Perkins

I don’t know what kind of Supreme Court justice Sonya Sotomayor will turn out to be.

My hope is that she’s much in the vein as the man she will probably replace – David H. Souter.

But although I’m uncertain about Sotomayor’s views on separation of church and state, there’s one thing I know for sure: She deserves a fair […] Read More

American Center for Law and Justice, Christian Coalition, Defending The Courts, Family Research Council, Jay Sekulow, Jonathan Falwell, Judicial Nominations, Religion in Public Life, Tony Perkins

U.S. District Judge David Hamilton has been nominated by President Barack Obama to a seat on the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and will face the Senate Judiciary Committee tomorrow. The Religious Right smear machine is operating on full power.

According to March 17 e-mail alert from Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Hamilton is guilty of […] Read More

American Center for Law and Justice, Jay Sekulow, Pat Robertson, Religious Right Research

Over the years, TV preacher Pat Robertson has said some pretty mean things about the wall of separation between church and state.

During a 2002 meeting of the Christian Coalition, for example, Robertson told the crowd, “We have had a distortion imposed on us over the past few years by left-wingers who have fastened themselves into the court system. And […] Read More

Jay Sekulow, Religion in Public Schools, Religious Right Research

In a recent fundraising e-mail, Jay Sekulow, who heads TV preacher Pat Robertson’s American Center for Law and Justice, warned supporters that Americans United for Separation of Church and State is out to get them.

Sekulow used this particular message to “explain” AU’s recent project educating religious leaders about the tax law governing non-profit participation in partisan politics. Jay […] Read More

Jay Sekulow, Religious Right Research

Legal Times reporter Tony Mauro has just written a fascinating and eye-opening piece about Jay Sekulow, TV preacher Pat Robertson’s top lawyer.

Sekulow, an increasingly powerful ally of the Bush administration, has led the Religious Right’s charge to remake the U.S. Constitution in the far right’s image. Through his American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), Sekulow has worked […] Read More