Topics :: anti-gay Christians

19 Kids and Calling: Michelle Duggar Involved with Anti-LGBT Robocall Campaign

By Bobby McGuire | Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
Michelle Duggar, star of the TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" leant her voice to a homophobic and transphobic robocall campaign aimed to put pressure on council members in Fayetteville Arkansas to cast their vote against a nondiscrimination ordinance.

Duggar Expands Anti-Gay Brand to Include Racism

By EDGE | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
Racism and homophobia shared center stage last Saturday when Josh Duggar of the TLC reality show "19 Kids and Counting" addressed a room of conservative Christians at The Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa.

Christian Radio Host: Ebola Could Solve America's 'Problems' With Homosexuality

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Aug 7, 2014
Christian radio host Rick Wiles took to his "TrueNews" program Tuesday and made some outrageous comments, saying that the Ebola outbreak in the U.S. might be a good thing if it ends up giving Americans an "attitude adjustment" about the LGBT community.

Gay Man Fired From Texas Christian Children's Home for 'Lifestyle Choices'

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Casey Stegall, a caretaker for foster kids in Texas, was fired from his job after he introduced some teenage clients to his male fiancé during an outing at a water park on July 4.

'Kidnapped for Christ' -- The Interview

By Gary M. Kramer | Saturday Jul 26, 2014
Kate Logan's investigative documentary was originally meant to be an evenhanded examination of Escuela Caribe, but when she captured institutional abuses on camera, she was compelled to take action. Executive Producer Mike C. Manning chats about the doc.

Polis Seeks to Narrow ENDA's Religious Exemption

By Justin Snow | Saturday Jul 26, 2014
Rep. Jared Polis sought to narrow the Employment Non-Discrimination Act's religious exemption with a resolution quietly introduced Tuesday and referred to the House Committee on Rules.

Right Wing Blasts Workplace Nondiscrimination Executive Order

By Justin Snow | Friday Jul 25, 2014
An executive order prohibiting some forms of LGBT workplace discrimination signed by President Barack Obama earlier this week is under fire from social conservatives who have labeled it an assault on religious liberty.

How Do You Slice Up A Rainbow?

By Kilian Melloy | Sunday Jul 20, 2014
As soon as the CDC declared that gays constitute a mere 3% of the population, you knew the religious bigots would jump on it. Here's why -- and here's why it's wrong.

Anti-Gay Phone Calls Turn Into a Windfall for Mass. LGBT Non-Profit

By EDGE | Friday Jul 18, 2014
The mayor of Salem, Mass., turned a torrent of angry out-of-state phone calls and responses from "right-leaning blogs and websites" over her decision to cut ties with an anti-LGBT discriminatory college, into a fundraising windfall for a LGBT charity.

Panic and Prayer: The Christian Right Responds to Archie's Death

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Jul 17, 2014
The Christian right prayer and panic machine went into overdrive this week upon learning that comic book icon Archie would die taking a bullet for his gay best friend. Here's a partial round up.