Posted: Nov. 2, 2015
This week, leading Republican presidential candidates are scheduled to speak at a religious-right conference in Iowa whose organizer says the government should put gays to death.
Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Bobby Jindal, and Ben Carson are all seeking to burnish their Christian credentials as the first presidential caucus approaches. But pastor Kevin Swanson is an extremist with a long record of espousing violence towards LGBT people.
When hatred and violence masquerades as Christianity, it's up to us to speak up -- and shine a spotlight on how extremists are hijacking our faith in an election year.
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