Tag Archives: hate

Don’t Pray – Take Action – Imagine Love and Equality – Not Hate

Imagine a world where we celebrate equality, diversity, and reason. Imagine a world where we put aside our guns, our love of profit, and our environmentally toxic ways. Imagine a world where we do these things simply because they’re the … Continue reading

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New York Times Blames Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick for Next Trans Suicide | Advocate.com

Strong words from the editorial board of the NY Times. Because this is such an important piece I am including the full text. Here’s the report from The Advocate’s Sunnivie Brydum… In a scathing message from the editorial board of … Continue reading

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Effeminophobia Among Gay Men

Originally posted on Fairy JeriBear's Trans/LGBTQIA+ Musings From The City Different – Santa Fe, NM:
I have frequently complained about the aversion among some gay men to those amongst them that are effeminate.  In my years of identifying…

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“No fems!” – gay men and prejudice

Originally posted on Being and Belonging:
This week I read an interesting piece by Brandon Ambrosino called “The Tyranny of Buffness“. It explores the seriously high pressure within the ‘gay community’ to acquire a godlike body, and the shame felt when…

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This Has Got To Stop! #EndRacism #EndHate #EndGunViolence

I am shocked and saddened at the senseless tragedy in Charleston. President Obama has had to speak to the nation after 14 different mass shootings during his presidency. 14 times firearms have been used to kill groups of adults and … Continue reading

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Speaking Up For Trans People of Color Who are Poor and Working Class

Laverne makes an important point that REALLY needs to be heard here’s why… Trans women of color often get caught up in the criminal justice system for a lot of different reasons: poverty, racism, substance use, and lack of employment … Continue reading

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Georgia’s horrific religious ‘freedom’ bill and why it should worry everyone, not just gays

Georgia is on it’s way to passing a bill legalizing anti-LGBTQ discrimination under the guise of “religious freedom.” This is similar to proposals elsewhere including the one in Arizona last year where a huge pro-LGBTQ response from progressive and moderate … Continue reading

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Losing My Lege: These Bills Are the Icing on the Hate-Cake

Politics are challenging for Progressive activists in Texas during the best of times. Well, for trans activists, reproductive health-care activists and even breastfeeding mothers this is decidedly NOT the best of times. Here’s a report from RH Reality Check in … Continue reading

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Recommended Link: States kick off legislative session with anti-LGBT moves | MSNBC

A rundown of anti-LGBTQ moves in states as religious conservatives try and initiate a backlash against LGBTQ rights progress light marriage equality from MSNBC. First a infographic with the synopsis then follow the link for the full story. Read the … Continue reading

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Oklahoma’s Career Bigot Files 3 Anti-LGBT Measures With State Legislature :: EDGE Boston, MA

I love the musical Oklahoma, admire the courage of the state’s LGBTQ communities and ache for the terrible losses they’ve endured after disasters, BUT..  In addition to twisters, country music artists and drought Oklahoma also seems to spawn radical conservatives … Continue reading

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Brendan Jordan Takes Down His Homophobic Haters With Advice We Should All Follow / Queerty

Brendan takes on the haters which, sadly, include some gay men. I have really had it up to here, (I leave it up to your imagination to determine where “here” is), with insecure gay men who go after “flamboyant” gay … Continue reading

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Liberia’s Gay Community Under Attack Over Ebola Outbreak

This is a story scarier than Ebola because it’s part of the a long pattern of our community getting blamed for disasters, diseases and the breakdown of the “moral fiber.” It’s also scary because it affects real people like Leroy … Continue reading

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Recent Anti-LGBTQ Stories at Right Wing Watch

Recent Anti-LGBTQ Stories at Right Wing Watch C-FAM Blogger Wonders ‘Which Camp To Choose’ Between Ukraine-Invading Putin And Sodomy-Promoting Obama SUBMITTED BY: Miranda Blue, Friday 09/19/2014, 2:02pm Last week, Austin Ruse, head of the Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-FAM), … Continue reading

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Mom Who Tortured And Brutally Murdered 8-Year-Old Son Believed He Was Gay / Queerty

This is one of the most heartbreaking and infuriating stories your likely to read anywhere. This is from Queerty… 30-year-old Los Angeles mother and her 34-year-old boyfriend are behind bars this week, awaiting trial on charges of capital murder and … Continue reading

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Rick Wiles: ‘Ebola Could Solve America’s Problems With Atheism And Homosexuality’ | Right Wing Watch

Such vicious hatred certainly isn’t consistent with the recorded messages of the carpenter’s son from Galilee. Here’s the report from Brian Tashman at Right Wing Watch… Right before chatting with a Republican congressman on his on “Trunews” program yesterday, End Times radio … Continue reading

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Prominent pastor/radio host offers chilling advice to parents with adult kids who are gay

Christian Dem in NC writing for the Daily Kos looks at the anti-gay rhetoric coming from, (surprise, surprise), an evangelical pastor… One of the few prominent evangelical/fundamentalist pastors who has largely stayed out of political hankering has dipped his toe … Continue reading

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Why Hate Defeats Itself | James Peron

A powerful, personal essay by James Peron President, Moorfield Storey Institute, writing in Huffington Post Gay Voices, shares his personal story and that of others to show that hate fueled by homophobia has in fact served as a catalyst to … Continue reading

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University of Massachusetts Amherst Rallies Against Hate #UMassUnited

Westboro Baptist Church threatened to protest last week’s announcement by UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon that he is gay, the first such revelation by a Division 1 men’s college basketball player. After a day rethinking their plans, University of Massachusetts … Continue reading

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One Million Moms History of Hate #4: ‘SheZow’ Bends Gender, Enrages One Million Moms | Transas City

Here’s the last of the OMM history of shame. Yes, there were other issues like their woefully unsuccessful attempt to derail Ellen DeGeneres’ contact to do television commercials with J.C. Penny and complaining about television shows but clearly complaining about … Continue reading

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One Million Moms History of Hate #3: Archie comic first gay kiss : Star Observer

#3 of 4 history of Hate from OMM… Archie Gay Marriage CoverLast year the ‘Life with Archie’ comic book featured its first gay marriage, calling a boycott of the magazine from anti gay group ‘One Million Moms’. The boycott didn’t … Continue reading

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