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some stuff i've written about fundamentalism

The Benham Brothers, Evangelicals, and Bill Gothard

Earlier this month, I wrote about the deep¬†connections between ousted cult leader Bill Gothard and high-profile Christians such as the Duggars and the family behind Hobby Lobby. Some people have asked why I continue to write about Gothard’s web, considering…

The First Day Toward Freedom

In now-abandoned corners of the internet I recently found some words from eight years ago. I was nineteen years old when I wrote them, living and working at a homeschool cult center, attending a fundamentalist baptist church. ¬† Reading these…