(RNS) — A group of evangelicals — including a who’s who of Southern Baptist leaders — has written a letter to President Trump calling on him to do more to condemn white supremacists in perhaps the strongest critique to date from a constituency that voted for him in overwhelming numbers.

“We request upon you to join with many other political and religious leaders to proclaim with one voice that the “alt-right” is racist, evil, and antithetical to a well-ordered, peaceful society,” reads the letter first published by CNN.

The signers — including Southern Baptist Convention President Rev. Steve Gaines, former SBC President

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