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Fischer wonders how many men died of AIDS because of Barney Frank

Wednesday, November 30, 2011
On Monday, Massachusetts congressman Barney Frank announced that he will not seek reelection next year, and American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer wondered "how many people were drawn or encouraged in some way by Barney Frank’s example to dabble in a lifestyle that eventually cost them their health and maybe even cost them their lives.” [ Read more → ]
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Nebraska teenage politico responsible for gay marriage initiative

Sunday, November 27, 2011
One year after filing the initiative petition to end the same-sex marriage prohibition in the state of Nebraska, Chris Dyer, 18, is more dedicated than ever in reaching the required 112,877 signatures to place the Constitutional amendment repeal onto the 2012 ballot. [ Read more → ]
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Hey T.I., violence against gay children is NOT funny

Sunday, November 27, 2011
I cringe to write about this, but it's necessary. A rapper by the name of T.I. is pulling the "gays want to shut down everyone who disagrees with them" card. [ Read more → ]
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Lady Gaga sends anti-bullying message to Toronto high school students

Friday, November 25, 2011
Students at the Etobicoke School of the Arts, a specialized public arts and academic high school in Toronto, broke into cheering and wild applause on Friday when the student council president debuted a personal video from Lady Gaga aimed at encouraging an end to bullying. [ Read more → ]
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‘Ex-gay’ lobbyist alleges gay rights advocate put a hit out on his life

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Truth Wins Out, a non-profit advocacy group that fights anti-LGBT extremism, has reacted with outrage and disgust over a television interview with Greg Quinlan, President of Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays (PFOX), who claimed that TWO Executive Director, Wayne Besen, put a hit out on his life. [ Read more → ]
Bryan Fischer

Fischer: ‘Flamboyant homosexual’ Lawrence King’s murderer is the real victim

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
We can now add Bryan Fischer to the list of anti-gay activists who have blamed 15-year-old openly gay eighth grader Lawrence King for his own murder, this time on the grounds that his killer was a victim of King’s relentless sexual harassment... [ Read more → ]
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Maggie Gallagher: serving up hate, bigotry at the Thanksgiving table

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Maggie Gallagher, the former chair of the notoriously anti-gay National Organization for Marriage, is offering some advice for serving up a heaping helping of hate and bigotry at your Thanksgiving table this year. [ Read more → ]
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NOM-promoted column: Gay activists worse than terrorists, should fear being ‘spat’ on

Tuesday, November 22, 2011
On November 17, the National Organization for Marriage’s (NOM) Ruth Institute posted a blog entry titled “Who are the Most Loathsome People in the World?” The entry was written by NOM blogger Ari Mendelson and followed the same pattern of his previous posts ... [ Read more → ]
Rick Perry

Rick Perry, looking to score votes from GOP bigots, signs anti-gay pledge

Monday, November 21, 2011
DES MOINES -- Texas Governor Rick Perry, looking to jump start his floundering presidential campaign, has signed the extreme anti-gay pledge that requires GOP candidates to be faithful to their spouses, appoint bigoted judges to the federal bench if elected, and “vigorously oppose” same-sex unions. [ Read more → ]
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Bachmann’s Iowa campaign chair says same-sex marriage will lead to object marriage

Monday, November 21, 2011
A candidate with a long and ferocious anti-gay record as Michele Bachmann needs a campaign chairman with a similar history of activism against gay rights. ...one who says voters should oppose gay marriage because it would open the door for polyamory and legalizing marriages between people and inanimate objects. [ Read more → ]
Hilda Solis

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis memorializes transgender Americans lost to hate

Sunday, November 20, 2011
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on Friday issued this statement, marking today's 2011 Transgender Day of Remembrance, and memorializing transgender Americans who have lost their lives as a result of violence. [ Read more → ]
Rush Limbaugh

Rush Limbaugh: ‘Elephant in the room’ is that accused child abuser is gay

Friday, November 18, 2011
LOS ANGELES -- Jerry Sandusky -- the former Penn State assistant coach charged with 40 counts of child sexual abuse -- is "a gay guy" but the "gay lobby" won't let you say that, according to conservative political commentator Rush Limbaugh. [ Read more → ]
Robert Turner (left) and Joe Jervis

Log Cabin chapter head blasts gay blogger over remarks about reality star

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
The head of the D.C. chapter of the Log Cabin Republicans on Tuesday criticized prominent gay blogger Joe Jervis for publicly questioning claims by reality star Taylor Garrett that he has twice been the victim of anti-gay attacks due to his association with conservative political commentator Ann Coulter. [ Read more → ]
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Matt Barber: DOMA will keep kids from becoming gay and getting AIDS

Tuesday, November 15, 2011
According to Matt Barber: DOMA is needed to protect children on the grounds that kids who are raised in same-sex households are more likely to identify as gay, and gay men are more likely to get HIV … so, apparently DOMA is necessary in order to keep kids from getting AIDS, or something... [ Read more → ]
Peter LaBarbera

Peter LaBarbera scapegoating gay men for the Penn State tragedy

Thursday, November 10, 2011
It was bound to happen. I was hoping that it wouldn't but in hindsight, I shouldn't have been surprised. Someone from the religious right is now blaming gay men for the Penn State tragedy, where Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State assistant coach is charged... [ Read more → ]
Gary Glenn

Huckabee endorses anti-gay leader Gary Glenn for U.S. Senate

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
When Gary Glenn, the head of American Family Association’s Michigan affiliate, announced his run for U.S. Senate, Right Wing Watch wondered “how long it will be before Glenn receives Mike Huckabee’s endorsement given that Huckabee believes that ‘if we had leaders like Gary Glenn across America, our work wouldn’t be so hard.’” [ Read more → ]
Brett Ratner

Film director Brett Ratner resigns as a producer of Academy Awards telecast following gay slur

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
LOS ANGELES -- Film director Brett Ratner on Tuesday resigned as one of the producers of the annual Academy Awards telecast after igniting a firestorm of criticism for using a gay slur, in which he said "rehearsal is for fags." [ Read more → ]
Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres named special envoy for global AIDS awareness

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
BETHESDA, Md. -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday announced that talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has been named as a Special U.S. Envoy for Global AIDS Awareness. [caption id="attachment_39878" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Ellen DeGeneres"][/caption] Clinton made the announcement during a major policy speech... [ Read more → ]
Linda Harvey

Linda Harvey: Anti-bullying programs will turn schools into ‘indoctrination camps’

Monday, November 7, 2011
Linda Harvey of Mission America is urging voters to oppose the Safe Schools Improvement Act and the Student Nondiscrimination Act, warning that anti-bullying legislation is “using bullying prevention as a tool to force approval of homosexuality and gender bending on children, teachers and families.” [ Read more → ]
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Santorum: Civil laws on same-sex marriage must comport with God’s law

Saturday, November 5, 2011
GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum, staying laser focused on his anti-gay platform, told Iowa voters this week that civil laws relating to same-sex marriage must "comport with God's law." [ Read more → ]
Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin granted citizenship in Spain, fuels speculation of plans to marry

Saturday, November 5, 2011
Puerto Rican pop singer Ricky Martin has been granted citizenship in Spain, the country’s government has announced. The move has fueled speculation that Martin, who came out in 2009, plans to marry his partner Carlos Gonzalez Abella. [ Read more → ]
Michael Fitzgerald

U.S. Senate committee advances gay judicial nominee

Friday, November 4, 2011
A Senate committee approved unanimously by voice vote on Thursday a judicial nominee who could become the fourth openly gay person to sit on the federal bench. [ Read more → ]
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Lady Gaga announces ‘Born this Way Foundation’ to support, empower youth

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Grammy-award winning artist and cultural icon Lady Gaga on Wednesday announced the launch of the Born This Way Foundation (BTWF), an organization to support programs and initiatives that deal with all aspects of empowering youth. [ Read more → ]
Janice Crouse

Concerned Women for America calls adoption bill an ‘experiment’ of the homosexual agenda

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Dr. Janice Crouse of the anti-gay organization Concerned Women for America said that the "Every Child Deserves a Family Act" -- which would prohibit federal funding for entities that discriminate against prospective adoptive or foster parents on the basis of their sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status -- is "an experiment" that should not be taking place. [ Read more → ]
Trent Franks

Rep. Trent Franks: Marriage equality a ‘threat to the nation’s survival’

Friday, October 28, 2011
Today on Washington Watch Weekly with Family Research Council president Tony Perkins, U.S. Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) claimed that marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples is “a threat to the nation’s survival.” [ Read more → ]
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