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Pat Robertson: San Antonio will jail Christians over anti-discrimination law

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Wednesday, September 18, 2013
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Pat Robertson and his Christian Broadcasting Network filed a report Wednesday that falsely claimed that having a “biblical view” on sexuality has been “criminalized” in San Antonio, Texas.

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Biden at Iowa fundraiser: Marriage equality is ‘the civil rights of our day’

| Monday, September 16, 2013
Vice President Joe Biden speaks during Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin's annual fundraising steak fry dinner, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Indianola, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Vice-President Joe Biden, speaking at a high profile fundraiser in Iowa on Sunday, took the opportunity to trumpet his own accomplishments, including his support for same-sex marriage that many credit was the catalyst that helped President Barack Obama to finally "evolve" on the issue.

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Mormon, ex-NFL QB Steve Young wants to build bridges with gay community

| Sunday, September 15, 2013
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SALT LAKE CITY — Legendary NFL quarterback Steve Young says he's a Mormon who wants to build bridges with the gay community.

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Pat Robertson loses fight to keep ‘Gay AIDS Ring’ video off the internet

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Saturday, September 14, 2013
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Two weeks ago, the Christian Broadcasting Network tried to cover up remarks made by Pat Robertson, the founder of CBN and host of its flagship show the 700 Club, about how he believes gay men wear special rings that cut the hands of people they meet in order to infect them with HIV/AIDS.

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New book attempts to rewrite the history of Matthew Shepard’s life and death

| Friday, September 13, 2013
A freelance television producer and writer is claiming that the events leading to the murder of 21-year-old University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard in October of 1998 are substantially incorrect.

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Ex-NFL QB Steve Young to speak at Mormon conference on LGBT acceptance

| Friday, September 13, 2013
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SALT LAKE CITY -- Former NFL great Steve Young will be one of the keynote speakers at a three-day conference in Salt Lake City exploring how the Mormon faith is dealing with gays and lesbians.

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FRC: Boycott Betty Crocker for baking wedding cakes for gay couples

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Thursday, September 12, 2013
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When gay rights advocates criticized Chick-fil-A for the company’s financial support of anti-gay organizations, the Family Research Council decried their “gaystapo tactics.” Apparently, the FRC believes that boycotts are only acceptable if they are organized by conservative groups.

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Harvey: LGBT-inclusive education ‘pure evil, should be declared child abuse’

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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Linda Harvey of Mission America is deeply troubled that Dr. Eliza Byard of the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network addressed the ceremony marking the 50th Anniversary on the March on Washington.

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Former ‘Satanic Drag Queen’ to receive ‘Ex-Gay of the Year’ Award

| Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver won’t be the only person honored at this year’s Ex-Gay Awareness Month festivities. The event’s organizers, Voice of the Voiceless, announced today that a former “Satanic Drag Queen” will receive their “Courage Award.”

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AFA: The ‘problem’ with homosexuals is they like to talk about their sex lives

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Monday, September 9, 2013
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As you probably already know, no organization in the country talks more about the issue of homosexuality than the American Family Association. Even gay rights groups talk about LGBT issues less than AFA spokespeople like Bryan Fischer.

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