According to the
religious left, the hallmark of every non-socialist society is a
featuring oppressors and victimizers on the one hand, and oppressed
victims on the other. This social arrangement, the religious
left contends, is a natural by-product of free-market capitalism, the purported root
of all manner of social ills – racism, sexism, alienation,
homophobia, imperialism, greed, and economic injustice. That is why
according to the religious left, the United States –
historically the standard-bearer of all capitalist economies – can
only do wrong.
section of Discover The Networks examines the anti-American
worldviews, objectives, and activities of the religious left and its constituents.