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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.



Teen GOP Hopeful Faces Backlash Over Anti-Gay Christmas Tweet

By EDGE | Monday Sep 15, 2014
A 19-year-old GOP hopeful for Wisconsin state assembly is facing backlash over a Christmas tweet he sent saying "fags need 2 leave my favorite state alone."

Cardinal Dolan Slated for Grand Marshal of St. Pat's Gay-Inclusive Parade

By Rachel Zoll | Thursday Sep 4, 2014
Roman Catholic Cardinal Timothy Dolan Dolan was quick to issue a statement of support for the parade organizers, accepting their decision -- but some conservatives want the archbishop to withdraw from the event.

Homeschooling Group Enlists Toddlers to Fight Pro-Gay Candidate

By EDGE | Thursday Aug 28, 2014
A homeschooling group in New Mexico that is seeking to unseat a State Representative instrumental in passing marriage equality in the state is enlisting the help of homeschoolers "who can walk" to campaign for a right-wing agenda.

Texas Anti-Gay Activist's Wife Left Him for Another Woman

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
A virulently anti-gay pundit found himself alone when his wife left him for another woman, transforming him into the Lone Star State's loneliest loser.

Duggar Expands Anti-Gay Brand to Include Racism

By EDGE | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
Racism and homophobia shared center stage last Saturday when Josh Duggar of the TLC reality show "19 Kids and Counting" addressed a room of conservative Christians at The Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa.

Rand Paul's Same-Sex Marriage Balancing Act

By Justin Snow | Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
The Kentucky senator known for his libertarian views on a number of key Republican issues says he is in favor of the "concept" of a Constitutional ban nationally on marriage equality... and he's also a proponent of letting states decide for themselves.