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11/10/2014

.9% in MA gubernatorial race 'vindicated' Scott Lively for years of animus

Scott Lively, one of the most ardent and vicious-tongued global activists against LGBT rights of our modern times, managed to convince .9% of Massachusetts' 2014 electorate to vote for him for governor. Which "vindicates" him of his years of anti-LGBT...

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OMG VIDEO: COGIC conference purports to cure gay man; 'I DON'T LIKE MENZ NO MORE!'

This weekend was the 107th Holy Convocation of the Church of God in Christ, which is a big ally of the National Organization For Marriage. Now laugh and cry in equal measure at what happened on Saturday night: Actually, I'm...

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Missouri wedding vendors open to more love, more cash

This is a refreshing change of pace: In light of a judge's recent ruling on same-sex marriages in the state of Missouri, one industry showed a visible sign of support for gay couples this weekend. ... "The most consistent conversation...

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ADF marriage pamphlet equates current marriage equality backers with 1880s polygamists, 1960s segregationists

Here is a snippet from the anti-LGBT Alliance Defending Freedom's new pamphlet on marriage and their ongoing attempt to discriminate within it: [FULL: ADF] Let's start at the beginning. On number 1: Yes, society will always be filled with men...

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11/09/2014

AFA versus Kellogg: They'rrrre irate!

The American Family Association can't sit by while a prominent American company accommodates its LGBT employees, especially when it's the most important meal of the day we're talking about! Which is why the rabidly anti-LGBT organization has made Kellogg and...

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Louisiana congressman and US Senate candidate apparently kissing Tony Perkins' negligent, discriminatory ring

Just a few days ago, far-right anti-LGBT activist, former Louisiana state senator, and current Family Research Council president Tony Perkins made a huge case about how he wouldn't support the candidacy of Republican congressman Bill Cassidy in his runoff election...

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Video: HRC speaks with, to 'bible-believing, born again Christians'

Meeting them where they are:

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11/07/2014

Maggie Gallagher's admission by omission

Maggie Gallagher, the person who will forever be most associated with the 21st century's marriage inequality push, wrote a column for National Review Online titled "Why the Democrats Lost." Knowing Maggie, most everyone from every political corner would expect her...

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Head of TN's big pro-discrimination group shows how much of a game this is to people like him

This is how David Fowler, head of Tennessee's big anti-LGBT/pro-discrimination advocacy group, begins his assessment of yesterday's Sixth Circuit ruling, in which a pair of George W. Bush appointed judges irrational denied equality to millions of taxpayers in four states:...

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11/06/2014

Read: #6th Circuit writes opinion that history will rightly and resoundingly mock; scathing dissent says as much

In a 2–1 decision written on the wrong side of history, Judges Deborah Cook and Jeffrey Sutton (both George W. Bush appointees) upheld marriage discrimination in four states (KY, MI, OH, TN). Judge Marty Daughtrey wrote a beautiful dissent. All...

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#ThrowbackThursday: One party insists midterm Senate flip is repudiation of superstar president

Just some perspective for both downtrodden Democrats and the emboldened Republicans who worship at the purportedly infallible altar of Reagan: November 5, 1986

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Watch: Ohio high school student tells classmates homosexuality is unnatural, worse than smoking, akin to NAMBLA

It's unclear whether anyone at Ohio's Howland High School presented a countering speech. But how would you feel if a student at your child's school was allowed to present this kind of dangerous speech, citing "stats" from the likes of...

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GLAAD: Midterm exit polls show marriage equality's momentum, staying power

Midterm exit polls show marriage equality's momentum, staying power [GLAAD]

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11/05/2014

One of Colorado's new anti-LGBT lawmakers was too out there for even me to cover (And I cover *everybody*)

I have a list of anti-LGBT activists who are too extreme and fringe to write about. I used to write about most of them, but at some point I decided to focus in on only those who actually have some...

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Read: Same-sex couples can marry in St. Louis; As for rest of state? tick, tock, tick, tock, tick...

Calling the freedom to marry "a fundamental right and liberty deeply rooted in the history of the US," St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison today ruled that same-sex couples can marry in the city where he serves. Which they are...

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This should be the national slogan of the anti-LGBT crowd's fake 'religious liberty' movement

It's taken me a few days, but I'm finally getting around to commenting on these shirts, which were on display at this past Sunday's big anti-LGBT event in Houston: "WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE SERVICE TO HOMOSEXUALS" NOUNEQUALRIGHTS.COM SOURCE:...

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The 2014 midterms

A few things to remember: 1. The sixth year election is typically tough for the incumbent president. In 1986, the Democrats won eight seats and retook the Senate from the Reagan-led GOP. In 2006, the electorate resoundingly repudiated Pres. Bush...

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11/04/2014

Read: Kansas on track to become thirty-third marriage equality state

US District Court Judge Daniel D. Crabtree today ruled in favor of marriage equality in the state of Kansas. The ruling is stayed until 5pm on Nov. 11 (a week from today), at which point the Sunflower State would become...

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More proof that the Houston subpoena thing was a concocted campaign of faux-rage

On September 25 of this year, the "No Unequal Rights" campaign that has been attempting to overturn an LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance in Houston, TX, issued a powerpoint presentation that strategized ways they could keep fighting this fight. One slide read...

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Video: This young person should scare the crap out of anti-equality elders

She's a product of conservative Christian schooling and thought. And she's an intensely articulate advocate for the right side of history and humanity:

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11/03/2014

Today in bad advice & even worse historical comparisons

In a far-right twist on ambulance chasing, anti-LGBT lawyer Mat Staver is encouraging employees who are tasked with marrying same-sex couples to simply refuse to perform the duties of their job. Staver's Liberty Counsel will represent these modern day Rosas...

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GLAAD: #IStandSunday riles up anti-LGBT crowd in Houston with same old anti-LGBT leaders

#IStandSunday riles up anti-LGBT crowd in Houston with same old anti-LGBT leaders [GLAAD]

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Those civic-minded Americans at NOM tell Oregon residents: Don't vote for US Senate

The D.C.–based National Organization For Marriage has no ties to the state of Oregon. They do, however, have strong ties to both discrimination and destroying the moderate future of the Republican party, which is precisely why the anti-gay special interest...

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