This is amazing nonsense, written by someone who hasn't a clue what true Christianity is all about. His perspective comes from a liberal theological angle. While he says that he cherishes his christian roots he rejects much of it.
I would be the first to agree that many televangelists are obnoxious, to equate them with fascism is disingenious at best.
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