10.20.2004



Democracy Now! | God & The Presidency: An In-Depth Examination Of Faith In The Bush White House


Democracy Now has picked up today on a story covered quite well in a PBS Frontline Special, "The Jesus Factor [watch the whole documentary online] just a few months ago.

In a program entitled God & The Presidency: An In-Depth Examination Of Faith In The Bush White House [transcripts, mp3s & video], Journalist Ron Suskind, author of The Price of Lyalty and a very provocative article in last Sunday's New York Times Magazine, talks with Amy Goodman about President Bush's born-again evangelism.

Does he really thing God wants him to be president? Does he really believe we're entering the End Times? After seeing the President twitching, blinking shouting and smirking in the debates, I've become more concerned about his emotional stability. The way he flew off the handle in debate 2, shouting down the moderator and whining angrily in the same note, gave me real concern. This is the guy with the "football" (the nuclear weapons launch control). If he truly thinks that he is the righteous Hand of God on this Earth, and if he has such a violent, unpredictable temper, is the President even Presidential?

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