Puritans evolved into Berniebros. Border Reviers evolved into Huckabee voters. Might modern-day Mormons evolve into Berniebros?
|Pre-Roman English–>||Puritans–>||19th Century Vermont, Western NY–>||Modern Vermont|
|17th Century Scots-Irish–>||Prohibition-era Scots-Irish–>||Modern Scots-Irish (Huckabee voters)|
|Syncretist–>||Social-Conservative-Non-Pluralist–>||Social Conservative-Pluralist–>||Irreligious -Hippie/SJW|
|Pre-Modern Africans||Modern Africans|
|Animist, non-doctrinaire -believe their religion||Monotheist, doctrinaire -still believe their religion. Height of moralism. Extremely high marriage rate.||Stopped believing their religion; now only believe in it. Still strongly moralist, but now quite ecumenical. High marriage rate.||No longer believe in their religion. The religion is now equality (whether, as in NYC, Social Justice, or, as in Vermont, economic equality). Tend toward the anti-neoliberal Left. Extremely low marriage rate.|