A *Washington Post* Foreign Policy Reporter “Discovers” the Evangelical King Cyrus-Donald Trump Comparison


I know The Washington Post is a big newspaper, but reporters such as Ishaan Tharoor should touch base with the paper’s religion beat before writing stories like “The Trump administration’s obsession with ancient Persian emperor.”  Tharoor makes it sounds like he uncovered something here.  In reality, religion writers have been covering this Cyrus story for nearly three years. See here and here and here and here and here and here and here and here and here.