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Dr. Keith Ablow

Fox News’ Dr. Keith Ablow: There’s no such thing as being transgender

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Fox News “Medical A Team” member Dr. Keith Ablow continued his pattern of baseless smears against LGBT people with an ill-informed, transphobic rant against a new California law that allows transgender students to use facilities that match their gender identities. [ Read more → ]
Liz Cheney (left) and Mary Cheney and her spouse Heather Poe.

Liz Cheney’s anti-gay marriage remark draws sharp rebuke from sister, wife

Sunday, November 17, 2013
The debate between sisters Liz and Mary Cheney over the issue of same-sex marriage erupted on the public stage again Sunday, when U.S. Senate candidate Liz Cheney, appearing on Fox News, reiterated her opposition to same-sex marriage. [ Read more → ]

GLAAD to Fox News: If you want to attend our events, stop attacking LGBT people

Friday, March 22, 2013
Representatives from Fox News attended this year’s annual Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) media awards, prompting the organization to condemn the network’s history of anti-LGBT coverage. [ Read more → ]

Fox’s O’Reilly fear mongers about Mass. school policy to protect transgender students

Friday, March 1, 2013
Fox’s Bill O’Reilly condemned a new Massachusetts school policy protecting transgender students, suggesting that teachers should be allowed to out their transgender students to their families and fear mongering that “wise guys” might use the policy to infiltrate girls’ restrooms. [ Read more → ]
Wayne Besen

‘Christian’ groups demand Fox News drop ‘homosexual agitator’ Wayne Besen

Friday, August 24, 2012
REEDVILLE, Va. -- A number of self-described "Christian, family values" groups banded together Thursday demanding that Fox News discontinue guest appearances by "homosexual agitator" Wayne Besen on the O'Reilly Factor talk show, saying Besen is "demonizing conservative organizations and individuals." [ Read more → ]

Fox’s O’Reilly, Carlson: ‘Glee’ makes kids experiment with homosexuality, gender identity

Friday, April 20, 2012
During the April 19 edition of Fox News’ “The O’Reilly Factor,” Bill O’Reilly hosted a segment attacking this week’s episode of Glee for featuring a storyline about a transgender teenager struggling with her gender identity. [ Read more → ]
Newt Gingrich and Bryan Fischer

Newt Gingrich secures endorsement of anti-gay ‘family’ group he helped fund

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Thrice-married Newt Gingrich has secured the endorsement of Don Wildmon, the founder of the vehemently anti-gay American Family Association. One of the cogs in Gingrich’s vast network of business enterprises and front groups, ReAL Action, has provided $125,000 to the AFA’s sister organization, American Family Association Action. [ Read more → ]

Report: Fox News downplays stories about anti-LGBT bullying, suicide

Monday, October 31, 2011
Whether it’s criticizing same-sex parents, fear mongering about marriage equality, or making crass jokes about transgender people, Fox News makes its anti-LGBT viewpoint known whenever possible. Fox’s bias, however, is also evidenced by what stories the network chooses not to cover. [ Read more → ]
Chaz Bono

Criticism, support precede Chaz Bono’s appearance on ‘Dancing With The Stars’

Sunday, September 4, 2011
Chaz Bono -- the transgender son of entertainer Cher and the late Sonny Bono -- who recently announced he will be contestant this season on ABC’s hit show "Dancing With the Stars," has set off both a firestorm of criticism, and a groundswell of support. [ Read more → ]
Brian Brown

NOM’s Brian Brown still smarting over disastrous Fox News debate

Friday, September 2, 2011
On the National Organization for Marriage’s blog, NOM president Brian Brown is raising a fuss about a disastrous debate he had on the Fox News show “Stossel” two weeks ago. [ Read more → ]

Openly gay presidential candidate Fred Karger shut out from Iowa debate

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Openly gay presidential candidate Fred Karger will once again be left out of a nationally televised debate among Republican presidential hopefuls -- this time, in Iowa on Thursday night. [ Read more → ]

Fox News: CA bill that would require teaching of LGBT history is ‘propaganda’

Sunday, July 10, 2011
LGBT watchdog group "Equality Matters" is taking Fox News to task for maligning the facts relating to California’s Fair Education Act, a landmark bill that would require the teaching of LGBT history in public schools. [ Read more → ]

LGBT advocacy groups urge Orbitz to drop Fox News over anti-gay rhetoric

Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Media Matters on Monday kicked off its "DropFox" campaign by urging Orbitz, an online travel site, to pull its ads from the anti-LGBT Fox News network. [ Read more → ]

Fox News refuses to air ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ repeal ad

Tuesday, November 23, 2010
The Palm Center has put together an ad regarding the repeal of "Don’t Ask Don’t Tell," and while most major networks have picked it up and it will start running soon, Fox News has refused to air it, claiming the military “isn’t planning on repealing.” [ Read more → ]

NJ library bans gay teen book over complaint from Glenn Beck follower

Saturday, August 7, 2010
A controversial book aimed at gay teens has been banned in the Burlington County, NJ, public library, the decision of a lone librarian acting on a single complaint by a Glenn Beck follower. [ Read more → ]
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