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‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch revives anti-gay remarks in Easter Sunday sermon

| Thursday, May 22, 2014
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New video emerged Thursday of "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson reviving past anti-gay remarks. His comments were included in a sermon delivered at his church in West Monroe, Louisiana, on Easter Sunday.

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Boy Scouts formally confirm Robert Gates as its new president

| Thursday, May 22, 2014
Robert Gates
DALLAS -- Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates was confirmed Thursday as the Boy Scouts of America's new president, taking over one of the nation's largest youth organizations as it fights a membership decline and debates its policy toward gays.

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Obama nominates sixth openly gay diplomat to ambassador post

| Saturday, May 17, 2014
Clayton A Bond (left) and Ted Osius with their son Theodore Alan Bond-Osius.
President Barack Obama has nominated Ted Osius as the next Ambassador to Vietnam, the White House has announced.

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Pentagon approves moving Manning to civilian prison to obtain gender treatment

| Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Chelsea Manning
WASHINGTON -- In an unprecedented move, the Pentagon is trying to transfer convicted national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning to a civilian prison so she can get treatment for her gender disorder, defense officials said.

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David Benham explains his love for gays, says ‘homosexual agenda’ led by Satan

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Tuesday, May 13, 2014
David Benham
On Monday evening, the Benham brothers appeared on Glenn Beck’s television program where they repeatedly asserted that they are not at war with gay people, but are rather engaged in a spiritual war against Satan and demonic forces that are out to silence Christianity.

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Clippers’ Donald Sterling slams Magic Johnson: ‘He’s got AIDS!’

| Monday, May 12, 2014
Donald Sterling
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling repeatedly disparaged Magic Johnson's HIV-positive status in an interview that aired Monday, saying he was not a fit role model for children and dismissing his work in business and charity.

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Transportation Secretary, former Charlotte mayor supports gay marriage

| Monday, May 12, 2014
Anthony Foxx
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The former mayor of North Carolina's largest city says he supports same-sex marriage.

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Jindal slams HGTV, ‘war on religious liberties’ in commencement speech

| Sunday, May 11, 2014
Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-La.)
LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal on Saturday slammed HGTV for canceling a proposed HGTV real estate reality show after news broke that one of the brothers has actively campaigned against marriage equality and LGBT rights.

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Prominent Ugandan gay rights activist asks for U.S. asylum

| Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Ugandan gay-rights activist John Abdallah Wambere holds a Ugandan newspaper during a news conference Tuesday, May 6, 2014 in Boston. Wambere is seeking asylum in the U.S. to escape a harsh anti-homosexual law in his home country. The 41-year-old, who now lives in Cambridge, Mass., said Tuesday it is heartbreaking he will have to leave his community at home as well as his 16-year-old daughter, but it is too dangerous to return.
BOSTON -- Fearing prison or even death, an openly gay activist from Uganda is seeking asylum in the United States since his home country toughened criminal punishment against gays.

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Judges reject motions by man who wants to marry his ‘porn-filled computer’

| Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Chris Sevier
A federal judge and a U.S. appeals court have rejected a Tennessee man's motion to intervene in two cases challenging same-sex marriage bans in Florida and Utah by seeking to marry his "porn-filled Apple computer."

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