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Conservatives Try to Block Natl. Women's History Museum

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Dec 10, 2014
The Religious Right is making one last attempt to block the creation of a new museum dedicated to American women's history, despite numerous failed efforts to derail the project.

18,992 'Massholes' Supported Scott Lively's Failed Bid for Gov.

By Bobby McGuire | Wednesday Nov 5, 2014
Scott Lively, the anti-gay vocal supporter of Uganda's "kill the gays" bill and Russia's "anti-gay propaganda" law, has placed a distant fourth in his bid to become the next governor of Massachusetts.

GOP Congressman: No Gays in Military; They'll Want Massages

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Oct 23, 2014
A Republican congressman from Texas is making headlines this week after saying during a conservative radio show Wednesday that gay men shouldn't serve in the military because they'll want massages, which leaves them open to terrorism.

Conservatives Gaining Force in Brazil Congress

By Jenny Barchfield | Saturday Oct 18, 2014
Unease over a worsening economy and deteriorating public safety, plus a backlash against recent gay-rights gains, are propelling a conservative rise in Brazil.

Conservative States Balk at Gay Marriage Action

By Roxana Hegeman | Thursday Oct 9, 2014
Conservative officials in some of the six states where Supreme Court action this week likely cleared the way for same-sex weddings say they won't issue marriage licenses to gay couples until their hands are forced.

Texas Rep. Compares Gay Marriage to Cancer

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Oct 1, 2014
Texas' GOP state representative recently compared gay marriage to cancer, and said that gay people shouldn't marry because they can't have children, comparing it to the losing streak of the Phoenix Suns -- but one that would never end.

Christian Group Wants NC Marriage Limit Preserved

Tuesday Sep 30, 2014
Christian conservatives who helped pass a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage in North Carolina are gathering again in Raleigh to try to keep the prohibition defended in court.

Roundup: Top 5 Ridiculous Comments From Values Voter Summit

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Sep 30, 2014
Sarah Palin's 1400 Pennsylvania Ave gaff wasn't the only stupid thing said at the Values Voter Summit podium this week. Here's our round-up of the top 5 anti-gay statements.

Former Westboro Member Zach Phelps Answers Reddit's Questions

By Sasha Razumikhin | Saturday Sep 27, 2014
Zach Phelps, who says he's left the Westboro Baptist Church, opened up to the Internet last month in a Reddit Ask Me Anything post, a forum on which commenters can, well, ask anything. Here's a sample of questions and answers.

Utah Anti-Gay Activists Use Photos of Kids as Propaganda

Sunday Sep 21, 2014
Supporters of same-sex marriage in Utah are condemning opponents they accuse of exploiting the children of same-sex couples by using their photos as propaganda at an anti-gay marriage rally.



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