‘Under His Wings’: Leaked Emails Reveal an Anti-Trans ‘Holy War’

March 21, 2023

It’s the language, one expert told VICE News, of Christian nationalists who believe they’re engaging in a holy war. AdvertisementIt's not surprising to experts that the language in the emails looks like that. May you sleep the deep sleep of one who has warred well for what is right.”As bills passed or failed, the involved parties also imbued their responses with religious language. Part of this means that they think the country’s laws, policies and cultural institutions should reflect evangelical Christian values, VICE News previously reported. In 2022, anti-trans hate went mainstream, with onlookers asking if the escalation in anti-trans rhetoric is constituting the beginning of a genocide.