Pumpkin supporters are something of a puzzle until you consider that they have come for the racism and xenophobia, and they literally do not care about what else is in the package.  Or about other people, which is the point.

When evangelical churches continue to support the fascists who violate every supposed tenet of their faith, you kind of have to start to believe that they are not all that sincere in their rhetoric about helping the stranger, the sick, and the poor, and treating all of God's children as precious.

People who support greed, patriarchy, xenophobia, and racism: are they not much more likely to be greedy, sexist and racist?

This article was updated on May 9, 2023

David F