Recent Examples of fanaticism from the Web
One name that has been floated for such a maneuver is Environmental Protection Agency director Scott Pruitt, who might have the requisite combination of personal corruption and ideological fanaticism to carry out Trump’s bidding.
What do Ohio teens chanting slurs at black and Asian high school athletes have in common with the anti-immigrant fanaticism that intensified with the president’s lie about a border agent’s death?
Climate-science denial is a form of true kookery rejected by every major conservative political party outside the United States, and a clear indication of the unique anti-government fanaticism of the GOP.
In Pullman’s alternative universe, fanaticism and free inquiry cannot coexist.
Pakistan recently lost its prime minister, thanks in part to the machinations of its de facto military rulers; the country remains menaced by religious fanaticism and instability.
Both Kant and the playwright Friedrich Schiller grappled with the threat of fanaticism; Schiller, for one, welcomed the French Revolution but opposed the execution of Louis XVI.
Moore is now the party’s candidate for Senate for a number of reasons, among them that his brand of fanaticism is familiar in Alabama.
The Middle Ages are misremembered as a dark age of torture and religious fanaticism.
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