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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 → ]
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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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Lawmaker: gay marriage is ‘an active effort to desecrate a sacrament of the church’

Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Less than a month after his speech to the Values Voter Summit, in which he claimed that marriage equality was an “assault” by the left to destroy America’s foundations, U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) equated legalizing marriage for same-sex couples to desecrating the Eucharist. Speaking... [ Read more → ]
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Santorum denounces gay marriage, talks sodomy laws, doesn’t believe in hate crimes

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Republican presidential contender Rick Santorum, appearing Saturday on notoriously anti-gay preacher Bradlee Dean's "Sons of Liberty" radio program, once again denounced same-sex marriage rights, advocated for sodomy laws, and told Dean that he doesn't believe in hate crimes. [ Read more → ]
Randy Thomasson

Thomasson warns of ‘very dangerous’ queer studies ‘infection’

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Randy Thomasson of Save California joined Janet Mefferd on Friday to discuss the Queer Studies minor at Cal State Fullerton, and the anti-gay activist called the program an “oxymoron.” [ Read more → ]
Linda Harvey

Linda Harvey urges parents to refuse care for their children from gay doctors

Monday, October 24, 2011
Linda Harvey of Mission America has a message for parents: don’t let your child be treated by a gay or lesbian doctor or nurse. On her radio show yesterday, Harvey said that parents should prohibit gay and lesbian health care employees from attending to their children because their sexual orientation is “erroneously influential to children.” [ Read more → ]
Herman Cain

Herman Cain says he now supports a federal ban on same-sex marriage

Sunday, October 23, 2011
GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain now says he supports a federal marriage amendment that would ban same-sex marriage across the United States. [ Read more → ]
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NFL linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo speaks out for marriage equality

Saturday, October 22, 2011
BALTIMORE -- NFL linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo of the Baltimore Ravens is a Marylander for Marriage Equality, appearing in a campaign of high profile Marylanders to build support for same-sex marriage legislation in Maryland. [ Read more → ]
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Lesbian activist awarded Presidential Citizens Medal

Friday, October 21, 2011
A lesbian activist who helped secure hospital visitation rights for gay couples across the country on Thursday received the nation’s second-highest civilian honor. [ Read more → ]
Dan Savage

Dan Savage wants Herman Cain to prove being gay is a choice

Friday, October 21, 2011
Herman Cain wants to see proof that being gay is not a choice. Dan Savage wants Cain to prove homosexuality is a choice, and has a suggestion on how Cain can do that -- "Suck my dick, Herman." [ Read more → ]
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Matt Barber: Gay activists ‘are the worst kind of bullies and America is on to you’

Monday, October 17, 2011
On today’s installment of “Faith and Freedom” radio, host Matt Barber Barber was particularly incensed that Texas student Dakota Ary got in trouble for holding to the view that homosexuality is immoral, and called out gay activists as "the worst kind of bullies and America is on to you." [ Read more → ]
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