I recommend this article, which details how super-rich right wing extremists allied with religious fundamentalists and fossil fuel interests stand on the verge of takeover. Ann Nelson's book is SHADOW NETWORK: MEDIA, MONEY, AND THE SECRET HUB OF THE RADICAL RIGHT.
BILL MOYERS: And you sum up the Council for National Policy as, “An elite club of high-powered fundamentalists, oligarchs, and their allies, deploying a media empire to flood the country with propaganda, bankrolling handpicked colleges to promote extremist Libertarian ideas, and to groom up and coming politicians," and I would say judges, “to advance its cause." And you say this is all aimed at the very heart of democracy.
I've followed the news on this stuff for years, and learned a lot.
Here's an excerpt about the Council for National Policy:
We're going back to the '70s and even earlier,…
… from the beginning, in terms of their electoral tactics, it has been a matter of weaponizing certain churches and pastors and really exerting tremendous pressure on them to use churches as instruments of a radical right ideology.