Revealed: $280m ‘dark money’ spent by US Christian Right groups globally
Lawmakers say scale of spending – particularly by Trump’s lawyers and allies – is ‘alarming' and call for urgent action to increase transparency
Published in:50.50Faith leaders condemn US Christian Right groups ‘exporting hate’
Progressive Christians denounce right-wing groups for denying LGBTIQ rights, spreading misinformation and...
Revealed: Trump’s top lawyer funds Putin-linked religious lobbyists in Russia
Jay Sekulow’s group has donated $3.3 million to a Russian evangelical organisation with close ties to the Kremlin,...
Exclusive: US Christian Right pours more than $50m into Africa
Conservative groups increase their spending and activity in what critics call an ‘opportunistic use of Africans’ for...
Trump’s top lawyer in ‘crusade’ against women’s and LGBT rights across Europe
Exclusive: Jay Sekulow among US Christian right activists who backed Poland’s ‘draconian’ new abortion restrictions...
US Christian anti-LGBT ‘hate group’ spent more than $20m in Europe
Lawsuits against COVID-hit UK councils and venues could set ‘menacing’ precedents for US-style ‘religious freedom’...
US Christian right group hosts anti-LGBT training for African politicians
‘Hate group’ Family Watch International is teaching high-level politicians across Africa how to campaign against sex...
US groups linked to COVID conspiracies pour millions of ‘dark money’ into Latin America
Some Christian right groups have denied that coronavirus cases exist – while others have claimed the virus was...
Interactive: Explore US Christian Right ‘dark money’ spending globally
$280m in ‘dark money,’ 28 organisations, seven different regions – the US Christian Right’s global influence visualised
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This is how the architects of America’s culture wars are trying to export their tactics to Europe.
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