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Huckabee defends group linked to anti-gay human rights violations

| Thursday, August 28, 2014
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Fox News host Mike Huckabee joined 79 other conservatives in signing a letter blasting “sexual radicals” for their efforts to scuttle a planned conference of the World Congress of Families (WCF), a group notorious for stoking homophobia and promoting harsh anti-gay laws internationally. On August 30, the Rockford, IL-based WCF plans to hold a “Life, Family, and Freedom Conference”...

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Huckabee: Failure to stop gay marriage will unleash God’s judgment upon the nation

| Thursday, June 19, 2014
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Mike Huckabee closed out Thursday's "March for Marriage" rally in Washington with a speech dedicated primarily to excoriating the nation's judicial system for striking down various bans on gay marriage and demanding that legislators, political leaders, and citizens alike all stop abiding by such rulings, warning that failure to do so will result in God unleashing his judgment upon this nation.

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Mike Huckabee: Impeach judge who struck down same-sex marriage ban

| Monday, May 12, 2014
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says lawmakers in his home state should impeach a judge who struck down the state's gay marriage ban, saying the judge ignored the will of voters.

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Mike Huckabee: ‘I’m not homophobic … this is the right side of the Bible’

| Wednesday, April 9, 2014
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Former Arkansas governor and GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee on Tuesday told an Iowa audience that he is not a hater, not homophobic, and is merely standing on the "right side of the Bible."

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Republicans push social issues at conservative showcase

| Friday, March 7, 2014
Susan Walsh, APSen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks at the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference in National Harbor, Md., Thursday, March 6, 2014.
OXON HILL, Md. — Some of the GOP's most prominent conservatives insisted Friday that Republicans should emphasize hot-button social issues like abortion and gay marriage in this year's midterm elections, exposing an ideological divide within a party trying to capture the Senate and then the White House.

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A gay dad’s challenge to ‘anti-gay rhetoric hoop shooter, Mike Huckabee’

| Saturday, May 4, 2013
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I have a confession to make. As much as I loathe clichés and generalizations, there is one that I live up to with incredible gusto. I typify the gay guy who doesn’t do sports. Not even a little bit. From the pains of never getting picked for teams in PE to the days of racking up huge Trivial Pursuit momentum only to be demolished by the final Orange pie question (for those too young for the original Trivial Pursuit, that was the “sports” category), I am the ultimate sports nerd...

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Mike Huckabee: Chick-fil-A’s reversal on anti-gay donations is ‘not true’

By Tony Merevick| Chicago Phoenix | Sunday, September 23, 2012
Mike Huckabee (left) and Dan Cathy
Days after a local LGBT rights advocacy group and a Chicago alderman announced that Chick-fil-A had agreed to end donations to anti-gay organizations and end discrimination based on sexual orientation throughout the company, conservative former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced on his website Friday that those claims are not true.

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Chick-fil-A ‘Appreciation Day’ round-up: Intolerance on display

ZACK FORD
Editor, Think Progress LGBT
| Thursday, August 2, 2012
Kansas City's Chick-fil-A, like locations across the country, had a line out the door yesterday.
Wednesday was Mike Huckabee’s Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, and opponents of marriage equality turned out in droves to proudly support the anti-gay restaurant chain. Religious bullying was on display at locations around the country as people as the media continued to conflate homophobia with Christianity.

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Outrage escalates into public relations debacle for anti-gay Chick-fil-A

| Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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The fallout over remarks made by Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy last week, stating his opposition to LGBT rights, and in particular same-sex marriage, has turned into a public relations debacle for the Atlanta-based fast food chain.

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Mike Huckabee spreads confusion about homosexuality and pedophilia

| Saturday, July 21, 2012
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The reason why the Boy Scouts made such a ridiculous decision regarding keeping gays out is because people like former Governor and now radio talk show host Mike Huckabee. Listen how he and a caller who was molested as a child makes it seem that gays want to be in the Boy Scouts to "go after" children.

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