Day: September 29, 2020

BREAKING: Trump’s contempt for his Christian supporters

BREAKING: Trump’s contempt for his Christian supporters

In private, many of Trump’s comments about religion are marked by cynicism and contempt, according to people who have worked for him. Former aides told me they’ve heard Trump ridicule conservative religious leaders, dismiss various faith groups with cartoonish stereotypes, and deride certain rites and doctrines held sacred by many of the Americans who constitute his base.