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Homophobes and 77* Homophobic Countries – #IDAHOT2015

*Note: Only one Indonesian state outlaws same-sex sex. Estimates vary on how many countries have anti-gay laws. Welcome, take a look at all my International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia Posts. Visit The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia Website.

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Gay-bashing Lawmakers on the Attack Despite Big Gains in LGBT Acceptance

A look at the homophobes and transphobes that are polititians… While great progress has been made for LGBT rights in a seemingly short period of time, challenges remain in protecting those rights from gay-bashing legislators. With public sentiment shifting rapidly … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay Activist Wants Governors To Call Out National Guard To Stop Marriage Equality

The most rabid homophobes on the political right are proposing all sorts of bizarre and frightening strategies to strike back against the March of marriage equality across the U.S. Here’s the story from librarisingnsf writing for the Daily Kos… As … Continue reading

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Counterprotesters overwhelm Westboro Baptist Church’s planned anti-gay protest

The notorious homophobes collectively calling themselves the Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) met their match in Portland, Oregon. It seems the hate-filled folks at WBC were upset that the Portland Trail Blazers, the city’s NBA franchise, declared support for marriage equality. … Continue reading

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Texas Bill to Keep Marriage Unequal

The Republicans in Texas are a special breed of homophobic bigots. Consider this from koseighty writing for the Daily Kos… The Texas Tribune reports Texas state representative Cecil Bell has introduced a bill he hopes will keep marriage unequal in Texas. … Continue reading

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London preacher who called for gays to be killed defends Paris Charlie Hebdo shootings · PinkNews

Fanatics that object to cartoons also object to us. Here’s the story from Joseph Patrick McCormick writing for Pink News UK… A London preacher who previously called for gay people to be stoned to death has written an article defending … Continue reading

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It takes 22 minutes to change a homophobe’s mind – West

It would seem that just getting acquainted with a gay person is enough to change an opponent of marriage equality’s mind Here’s the story from Beatrice Credi writing for WestInfo.eu… What could convince a bigot to say yes to gay mar-riage? The … Continue reading

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Anti-LGBTQ Stories from Right Wing Watch

Here’s the latest in Right Wing buffoonery brought to you by Right Wing Watch… Jindal Rally Organizers Remove Controversial Prayer Guide, Still Think Gays Are Responsible For Natural Disasters SUBMITTED BY: Miranda Blue, Thursday 12/18/2014, 4:58pm Last week, we reported that … Continue reading

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Former homophobes reveal what helped change their minds on gay marriage | Gay Star News

A look at how and why former homophobes changed their minds about marriage equality. Here’s the story from JOE MORGAN writing for Gay Star News… Former homophobes reveal what helped change their minds on gay marriage and it might just … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay | Right Wing Watch

A look at the latest in anti-LGBTQ rantings from the American , mostly religious, right from Right Wing Watch… Right Wing Watch – Anti-LGBTQ Stories Barber And Staver: The Fight Against Gay Marriage Is ‘The Next Civil Rights Movement’ SUBMITTED … Continue reading

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‘Twins’ on ex-gay group’s billboard are actually the same man… and he’s gay · PinkNews.co.uk

I love it when the religious right gets egg on it’s face! Here’s the story from Nick Duffy writing for Pink News UK… Christian anti-gay group Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays and Gays launched a billboard in Richmond, Virginia featuring … Continue reading

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When a Homophobic Group Asked for Stories of Strong Marriages, These Gay Couples Were Happy to Oblige | TakePart

Never try to outwit the LGBTQIA community when it comes to clever use of social media. This is a lesson The National Organization for Marriage is learning all too well. Here’s the story from Nicole Pasulka writing for Take Part… … Continue reading

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100,000-strong petition calls for TLC to cancel ’19 Kids and Counting’ over homophobia and transphobia · PinkNews.co.uk

Michelle Duggar is a really hateful woman or so it would seem from her actions. Sadly, because of her notoriety because of her birthing and raising lots of children and being a reality television star she is in a position … Continue reading

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Gay Baiting FAXes show up in Kansas for Brownback, Showing Conservatives Haven’t Left the 80s.

It’s a Daily Kos twofer tmservo433 for Kansas & Missouri Kossacks introduces us to an attempt by supporters of Governor Brownback to bring out the homophobes to vote by using the tried and true tactics of three decades ago. Here’s … Continue reading

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20 masked attackers wreck anniversary party of LGBTI centre in Macedonia | Gay Star News

In Macedonia the LGBTIQ community is struggling to be accepted as part of Macedonian society. Unfortunately, there are extremist groups who are making life difficult. This incident was particularly scary. Here’s the story from SYLVIA TAN writing for Gay Star … Continue reading

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West Virginia AFA Affiliate: Marriage Equality Will Force Schools To ‘Provide New Gay Recruits’ | Right Wing Watch

More desperate, hysterical, homophobic, foaming at the mouth from religious extremists – this time in West Virginia. This guy, Ray Lambert, gives the impression of a sort of homophobic Chicken Little screaming the sky is falling. The sheer number of … Continue reading

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NYT’s David Brooks at Luxury Luncheon of anti-LGBT Billionaires Who Fund Racist Preacher

This piece in the Daily Kos by contributor Troutfishing. looks at the unsavory company New York Times columnist David Brooks is keeping. [update: also see my new interview on The Gathering, with Jay Michaelson, just published by the Daily Beast: The $1-Billion-a-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy … 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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Love and Hate in Coronado – Gay San Diego

It is a sad fact of life that most of us who are gay have had to endure homophobic taunts. I have heard more than my share as a person who for a period of 10 or so years conducted … Continue reading

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On Notice: It is Time Scott Lively and Robert Oscar Lopez End the Export of Hate | Human Rights Campaign

 Here are the final two HRC singled out for their hate… by Maureen McCarty, HRC Associate Director of Digital Media Today HRC is putting Robert Oscar Lopez and Scott Lively on notice.  These Americans are part of a network of extremists … Continue reading

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