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03/14/2014

Photo: NYC church says to 'stone homos'

And now a friendly reminder that extreme incitement toward violence still happens, even in the borough of Manhattan: Pastor James Manning Strikes Again: "Jesus Would Stone Homos" Billboard Appears In Harlem [J.M.G.]

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Is MassResistance seriously using the Kennedys (including Teddy?!) to support their discrimination?

At the end of its diatribe against politicians who refuse to march in Boston's LGBT-exclusionary St. Patrick's Day Parade and support for the discrimination onto which this parade continues to glom, Bay State anti-LGBT group MassResistance closes with this photo...

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First step in ending Volunteer State's voluntary discrimination?

HUGE news from my state of birth: WASHINGTON — A federal judge in Tennessee Friday ordered state officials to recognize the marriages of three same-sex couples during the consideration of their lawsuit challenging the validity of the state’s ban on...

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Does this mean we get free, unfettered access to Disneyland? Cool.

Infamous anti-LGBT activist Scott Lively tells the American Family Association's "news" outlet: [ONN] It was tough for us to scrape up the down payment. The monthly maintenance costs, however, are surprisingly reasonable. Much smarter investment in the long run to...

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And another one: Indianapolis' 111 Cakery denies gay man

They won't do cakes about explicit alcohol consumption. Oh, or about a gay person's celebration of finding love: [111 Cakery] (h/t Ben May) We wish them the best—we just think they are against the bible and therefore less entitled to...

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Iowa's most anti-LGBT group hoping to elect like-minded US Senator

Iowa's exceedingly anti-LGBT group, The Family Leader, is teaming up with exceedingly anti-LGBT commentator Erick Erickson for a forum in which they will grill the GOP hopefuls who are vying for the U.S. Senate seat that five term Democrat Tom...

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03/13/2014

NOM: Gays are ripping apart straight people's families!

It's almost funny at this point: Oh please, NOM. Everyone knows we insist on a horizontal rip. Vertical is so heteronormative. And really, who can blame us for ripping this family apart? I mean, she's wearing white well before memorial...

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NOM looking for 'good men' to stop gay men

The quote often attributed to Edmund Burke (though its debatable whether he even said it) is "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." Since NOM thinks marriage equality is, in fact,...

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'Pro-family,' 'traditional marriage,' 'values' group throws stones from word-twisting glass house

Today's American Family Association poll: [AFA poll] Right now tolerance is in the lead—and that is the last time you will ever see me type that phrase in reference to the American Family Association.

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Video: Rabidly anti-gay activist Bryan Fischer warns his 'cyber stalkers': Jesus is going to destroy you!

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Video: Well at least this WND contributor admits he doesn't want businesses 'validating' our 'perverse behavior'

Most of the far-right conservatives have worked overtime pretending that the recently vetoed Arizona bill was about anything other than discriminating against LGBT customers. Kudos (as limited as they may be) to WND contributor Michael Anthony Peroutka for at least...

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#ThrowbackThursday: An earlier opportunist's novel attempt to exploit 'religious freedom'

These days, it's all about anti-gay conservatives trying to overextend religious freedom so that it allows them to discriminate against LGBT people in public accommodations. In 1971, another man of faith has his own novel ideas: November 9, 1971 Points...

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Video: The freedom to marry in MS (*even when you're both a Mr.)

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Notre Dame to host gays-should-just-form-spiritual-friendships panel

Next Monday, anti-equality activists Ryan Anderson (who has written that gays must be celibate) and Sherif Girgis (who was recently dismissed from a federal court because his "expert testimony" was simply personal opinion) will join former NOM associate Jennifer Roback...

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FRC denies 'religious freedom' bills are intended to deny service—while linking to clip all about denying service to gay man

Still in shock over GOP governor Jan Brewer's recent decision to veto her state's license-to-discriminate bill, the Family Research Council has dedicated a section of its weekly "prayer targets" to the matter. FRC's intention, for the umpteenth time, is to...

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Robert Oscar Lopez misrepresents, fundamentally misunderstands #GLAADCAP

Robert Oscar Lopez, who is back in the media for both his claim that gay men turn surrogate mothers into "breeding slaves" and for Stanford University Anscombe Society's decision to have him keynote an upcoming conference despite (because of?) rhetoric...

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Video: Catholic priest says 'fasting and abstinence' will save gays from hell

I've cued this clip to the 2:30 mark, where the Fatima Center's Father Nichola Gruner starts railing against those who "insult his intelligence" by asking for the "absurdity" of same-sex marriage. But be sure to stick around until the very...

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03/12/2014

Tony Perkins thinks we're scared to debate him, can only call him names; I should stop guffawing by tomorrow (maybe)

I have probably challenged Tony Perkins more than any American writer. For nine years I have pushed back on everything he has written and said. In those nine years—a whopping 883 posts on this site alone, in my first book,...

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What the hell is going on in ADF's confusing new attempt at a meme?

Check out this new Alliance Defending Freedom social media graphic, which I found on the National Organization For Marriage's Facebook page: Can someone please explain to me what they're trying to say? At first glance, it looks like the gay...

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Discriminatory group defends discrimination by grouping discrimination victims with other discriminatory groups

Of course the problem with all of the faux "religious freedom" cases is that the bakers and florists and photographers and innkeepers wanted to deny a service that the do, in fact, offer (wedding cakes, floral arrangements, family wedding portraits,...

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03/11/2014

GLAAD: How not to hold a commentator accountable starring Fox News' @JudgeJeanine

How not to hold a commentator accountable starring Fox News' Jeanine Pirro [GLAAD]

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Just two men determined to cost the GOP more elections

Liberty Counsel's Matt Barber, fresh off classifying homosexuality as "squalid & feculent abuse of the reproductive & digestive systems," wrote a piece today essentially calling on far-right, anti-LGBT conservatives like himself to break away from the Republicans and form a...

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Video: Josh Duggar against rights for people who 'choose alternative lifestyles' #19Kids #AndCountingOnAnimus

Reality TV star and Family Research Council Action president Josh Duggar recently went on a local news program in North Carolina, where he went after nondiscrimination protections based on sexual orientation, marriage equality for people who "choose alternative lifestyles," and...

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Wait, a person who said homosexuality is 'part of Satan' thinks gays are bullies? Shocker!

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann(About-As-Far-R-As-You-Can-Get–MN), who has referred to homosexuality as "part of Satan, I think" believes gay people have bullied America. Right Wing Watch brings us the clip: "...is getting a little tiresome is the gay community have so bullied the...

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Video: Wholesome, traditional American family pushes love, values, S'mores

As a married gay dad who is also overwhelmed by the love I feel for my kid (and who has also been known to wear burgundy pants), I can safely say that this is one of the most welcome and...

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03/10/2014

Video: Anti-gay ADF creates Arlene's Flowers puff clip; hopes thorn of discrimination will seem like rose

Baronelle Stutzman chose to deny a longtime customer of wedding flowers simply because his request was for a same-sex ceremony. That is the fact. It doesn't matter how nice Ms. Stutzman may or may not be; the law is the...

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FRC Sr. Vice President: Gayness 'leads to the withering of the soul and the erosion of society'

The ever obsessed Family Research Council is still hoping to convince the world that we LGBT folks are dangerous to both ourselves and Earth. Here's one more for the archives: "Not to uphold the Bible’s teaching on human sexuality is...

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This Friday: Ken Cuccinelli to 'explain' why AGs are wrong not being as astoundingly anti-equality as he was

With elected office no longer taking his time, Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia's extremely anti-gay former Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate, is now moving on to the kind of activism work that could likely be his next phase. This Friday, he'll be...

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Audio: NOM's Christopher Plante wants people 'out there with pitchforks' against pro-equality AGs

"The people" voted for Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring. In the days since a federal court judge overturned VA's marriage ban (now on appeal), the people of Virginia have seemed pretty okay with it. Not surprising, since current polling shows...

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FINALLY! A conservative in conservative media outlet admits animus drives 'protect marriage' fight

Linda Harvey just did what few other conservative commentators will do. Writing for WND, Harvey came out and admitted that the anti-equality fight has absolutely nothing to do with "protecting traditional marriage" and has everything to do with disliking homosexuality:...

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Video: CPAC Republicans for a 50-state marriage (and marijuana) puzzle

In Fred Thompson and Kennedy's future, a married same-sex couples cross country road trip will be a super fun game of "wait, are we still married here?" It's a completely unworkable plan, obviously, but here it is for your own...

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'Mother Jones' keeps dusting for American fingerprints on Uganda's shocking anti-gay law

Good on Mother Jones for keeping this drumbeat alive. Worth a full read: In late February, when Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed the nation's harsh new anti-gay bill into law, he claimed the measure had been "provoked by arrogant and...

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Video: 'The Normal Heart' previews how an ignored preview became global plague

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Robert Oscar Lopez thinks this site, others are controlled by unseen puppet masters

Robert Oscar Lopez, the man who has used some of the cruelest and crudest rhetoric around in order to question the life of his late lesbian mother and the lives of LGBT people with, has found out my secret. I'm...

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