God hates the world

Here’s what happens if you take the doctrine of the Fall to its logical conclusion: the creepy followers of the loony bigot preacher Fred Phelps singing along to ‘We are the world’ with new lyrics explaining how God hates us all. Yes, it’s really called ‘God hates the world’. If you didn’t laugh, you’d cry.

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Jeff Sparrow is a writer, broadcaster and editor. His recent books include Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right and No Way But This: In Search of Paul Robeson.

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