Tag Archives: religious right

Recommended Reading: It’s Time to End the Long History of Feminism Failing Transgender Women

If you have been around Trans activism for more than a couple months you have undoubtedly heard of Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminists or TERF. I have generally avoided bringing this up because of the potential for a flame war. I … Continue reading

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Gay YouTubers REACT to Christian Woman’s Rant

This is great! Lesbian and Gay YouTube stars react to distraught Christian woman’s rant following the Supreme Court’s marriage equality decision.

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Apocalypse when? Predictions about what would happen if gay marriage passed

Originally posted on Fusion:
Gay marriage was legalized in the U.S. today. Not everyone is excited about this moment. In fact, it will come as a surprise to some that America is still intact as you’re reading this. Here are the…

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The Road To Marriage Equality and The “Religious Freedom” Push Back

Here’s Fusion’s look at the recent history of marriage equality and the frantic attempts by the religious right to assert their “right” to be bigots.

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Something Immoral To Not End Poverty But Break Into People’s Bedrooms – Rev. Al Sharpton – #IDAHOT2015

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Recommended Reading: The coming theocratic hell: Look out, the right’s “religious freedom” push is just the beginning – Salon.com

In this, terrific, no holds barred take on the irrational piety and dangerous ideology of the religious right, the author, JEFFREY TAYLER looks at what may be coming from the interjection of religion into politics. This article appears in Salon … Continue reading

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Twitter User Has Graphic Response To Indiana Law

That is why… I loved this response to Indiana’s new “right to discriminate if you have homophobic religious beliefs” law. I had to share this with you. You might want to follow this person if you’re on Twitter: Graphics tweeted … Continue reading

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Latest LGBTQ Stories From ThinkProgress

From Think Progress, Three Important News Stories: Transgender — Non-Discrimination Protections — Marriage Equality LGBTQ Virginia School Board Votes To Force Transgender Student Out Of Bathrooms BY ZACK FORD POSTED ON MARCH 25, 2015 UPDATED: MARCH 25, 2015 A Virginia school is disregarding federal … 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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Alabama’s only openly gay legislator objects to ‘religious freedom’ marriage bill – Yahoo News

Alabama continues to display it’s homophobia and contempt for federal court rulings. Here’s an excerpt from the story by Michael Walsh from Yahoo News… Rep. Patricia Todd says state seems ‘to always be on the wrong side of history’ The Alabama … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: Oklahoma lawmakers pass extreme law to avoid gay marriage

The rabidly religious right is going to all kinds of extremes to circumvent marriage equality. This unbelievably biased bill impacts not just LGBTQIA persons but also Atheists, Agnostics and Humanists. Here’s the opening paragraphs of the story in the Daily … Continue reading

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Anti-gay pastor in Puerto Rico used to be a gay porn star

I am not all that surprised that a clergy person would have a gay past. I will be surprised if he remains faithful to his wife, although with a secret fantasy life he might. Still, it’s sad that he feels … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Bryan Fischer, one of the most anti-gay voices in the US, is fired, sort off

You know when someone is too homophobic for the American Family Association, (a noted hate group), then he is REALLY homophobic! Update: It turns out that he was fired only from part of his job. In any case the two … Continue reading

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Ben Carson Says Congress Should Remove Pro-Equality Judges, Which Is Unconstitutional | ThinkProgress

Ben Carson is one angry, vindictive homophobe. Check out this story from SCOTT KEYES writing for Think Progress… Federal judges had better make sure that their future rulings don’t conflict with the policy preferences of a President Ben Carson. Otherwise, despite … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay Pastor Is Terrified Of Drinking Semen, Especially In Starbucks Lattes / Queerty

Well one, there is bizarre and then there is BIZARRE – this story from Queerty is truly BIZARRE! It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that the same man who warned that “Obama has released the homo demons on … Continue reading

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The Republican Presidential Wannabes Are Already Running On Homophobia / Queerty

The Republican party is going to have to decide if it wants to kiss the ass, (my apologies to that lovely intimacy), of cultural conservatives or go more mainstream. So far it seems that many of the presumed candidates are … 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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Louisiana Governor’s “Prayer Rally” Elicits Concern an Protest From LGBTQ Activists and Others

Progressive Louisianans joined together at Louisiana State University to protest Governor Jindal and his “Prayer Rally” sponsored by the hate group, The American Family Association. (Why do so many anti-LGBTQ groups have “family” in their name?) Thankfully the LSU student … Continue reading

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Australian former councilor forced to apologize for gay slur after 9-year legal battle | Gay Star News

I have seen my share of offensive bumper stickers but the particular stickler in this story is quite extreme. I question whether advocating killing gay people fall under the heading of Free Speech and an Australian tribunal agrees. Here’s the … Continue reading

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No Shirt, No Shoes, No Gays: Virginia Law Would Allow Businesses to Discriminate | TakePart

Some homophobic legislator in Virginia wants to give people the right to discriminate against you and me. As seems to be the case lately, this is under guise of “religious freedom.” Here’s the story from Nicole Pasulka writing for Take … Continue reading

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