Tag Archives: gay bashing

Southern Family Values? Pastor Has His Own Gay Son Beaten By Church Deacons.

This is a local Tennessee news report from 2011 on the attack on the pastor’s gay son and partner by deacons at a church at the behest of the pastor. Incredibly a judge dismissed the case for lack of evidence. … Continue reading

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Update: Social media pushes Mississippi DA to charge hate crime after gay man called ‘f*ggot,’ beaten at Walmart

People are now being urged to call to make sure this is treated as a hate crime: Will you call the numbers below and tell them that you are demanding #JusticeForDevin and that this case should be tried as a … Continue reading

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Gay veteran has hand and part of arm amputated after brutal attack in North Carolina

Disturbing news coming from North Carolina of a brutal attack. Here’s the story from Jen Hayden writing for the Daily Kos   Stephen White is a gay veteran who served in Iraq. This week he is in critical condition after … Continue reading

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This student’s response to being attacked for kissing his boyfriend is truly inspiring · #LoveIsLove

You probably have seen this story as it went viral on Twitter but it is worth posting for those that missed it. A young man is gay bashed and then tweets a message to his attacker. Here’s the version of … Continue reading

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Texas Teen Lured To Park By ‘Friend’ Then Viciously Beaten Because He’s Gay – The New Civil Rights Movement

I had to take a break from my break to report this! I really, really despise gay bashers and their Ilk so you can imagine how angry I am at this senseless act of violence and what appears to be … Continue reading

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Extreme Homophobia in the U.S. 20+ Decades Ago & Even More Extreme Homophobia in Russia Today

Close Encounters of The Homophobic Kind – 20+ Years Ago I have just watched the horrific documentary on HBO entitled Hunted: The War Against Gays in Russia and it has triggered some flash backs to an event that happened some … Continue reading

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Rally hears emotional statement from Philly gay-bashing victims | San Diego Gay and Lesbian News

The latest on this horrific hate crime in Philadelphia from San Diego Gay and Lesbian News… A “Love Over Hate” rally at the Bucks County Courthouse on Wednesday got a huge dose of reality when organizers read an emotional statement … Continue reading

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Court Doc: Gay-Bashing Victims Punched, Called “Faggots” Repeatedly

More details from the Philadelphia gay bashing incident I have been following, including the court affidavit. This case has been the catalyst for renewed political discussion about updating Pennsylvania’s outdated hate crime law which does not include sexual orientation or … Continue reading

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Violent Philly Gay Basher Turns Herself In, Is The Daughter Of Police Chief / Queerty

The gay bashing that happened nearly two weeks ago in Philadelphia finally has arrested the perpetrators after they turned themselves in. Who they are may explain the delay in arresting the alleged criminals. Here’s the story from Queerty… Three violent … Continue reading

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Update: Philadelphia Gay Bashing Witness: It Wasn’t Self-Defense

Here’s an update by VICTOR FIORILLO on that gay bashing incident in Philadelphia here’s the intro to the story from Philadelphia Magazine… Geoff Nagle saw the attack from his apartment window. Geoff Nagle lives on the 3rd floor of an … Continue reading

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Catholic High School Coach Fired For Involvement In Brutal Philly Gay-Bashing / Queerty

Well at least the Archdiocese of Philadelphia did the right thing. I wonder if we’ll hear any stories of students being taunted with homophobic taunts while being coached by this man? I hope he’s arrested and put on trial. Here’s … Continue reading

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Josh Kruger: Last Night, I Wanted to Bash the Gay-Bashers | Philadelphia Magazine

If you have ever been the victim of a violent crime or even a near victim as I once was, then you will understand where JOSH KRUGER is coming from in this piece for yesterday’s Philadelphia Magazine…. A similar experience … Continue reading

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Gay Couple Attacked By “Intoxicated, Well Dressed” Gang Of Violent Heterosexuals In Philadelphia / Queerty

A terrible hate crime in Philadelphia is inching closer to being solved. Here’s the story from Queerty… Philadelphia police believe they are one step closer to identifying members of a violent gang of heterosexual men and women who led an … Continue reading

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Dublin Ireland: Alleged Anti-Gay Attack in Phoenix Park – Gay Ireland News & Entertainment

This brings back memories for me. I had an HIV Prevention outreach team that went to cruising areas to talk to guys and provide condoms, lube and information. We heard numerous stories of attacks and even interrupted a gay bashing … Continue reading

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A story that is equal parts infuriating, sad and courageously kind

This story, posted in January of Karma coming full circle for a San Diego gay man who was both victim and kind hearted stranger at different points in his life.

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Feature: “Don’t Be Afraid,” Support for Gay man Who Was Stabbed Named 5th Most Influential Story in Nova Scotia, Canada

The Canadian Broadcasting Company (CBC) names the outpouring of support for Scott James the 5th most influential story for 2013 in Nova Scotia… …first let Scott share his experience himself: From the video description: Scott Jones describes being attacked two … Continue reading

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San Diego, California – Man beaten with baseball bat for being gay; suffers broken eye socket, cracked ribs – 10News.com – News

Oh, this brings back bad memories of gay bashing we prevented years ago while doing HIV prevention street outreach. Remind me to share the story. This is more serious as this man was hurt severely… A Hillcrest man says he … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia, Canada: Scott Jones Says He Was Attacked For Being Gay

The victim of an horrific attack two months or so ago shares his story. Here’s an excerpt… It was a look of judgment the man in the bar shot at him, one that Scott Jones says he has felt before … Continue reading

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Hasidic gay-bashers wore watchmen’s jackets, NYPD’s Ray Kelly says – NY Daily News

This crime is horrific and those responsible should be brought to justice. It should not lead people to blame all Hasidic Jews but rather the fault of a few prejudiced men who should be prosecuted. Dialog should begin between African … Continue reading

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New Mexico News – A big win for Issaic, the boy knocked out for being gay, Coronado Center reverses it’s stance after petitions

Originally posted on Fairy JeriBear's Trans/LGBTQIA+ Musings From The City Different – Santa Fe, NM:
Update – scroll to bottom of post An apparent hate crime in a mall down in Albuquerque… Still shot from video of gay…

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