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Jerry Falwell Recruited by Far-Right Activists to Head Moral Majority

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Jerry Falwell is recruited by far-right activists Howard Phillips, Ed McAteer, and Paul Weyrich to form and lead the Moral Majority.

Their goal is to bring fundamentalist Protestants to the Republican Party in the hopes of defeating Jimmy Carter in the presidential elections the following year.

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