stats for wordpress
 







Are you on Facebook?

Would you please click "like" in the box to your right, or

Visit us on Facebook!


Discrimination

Discrimination

Idaho Refuses To Allow Lesbian Widow To Be Buried With Her Wife

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 2:30 PM April 24, 2014
Thumbnail image for Idaho Refuses To Allow Lesbian Widow To Be Buried With Her Wife

Madelyn “Lee” Taylor served her country in the U.S. Navy and is entitled to be buried at Idaho’s state military cemetery – just not with her wife.

Bigotry Watch

Louisiana’s Next Move After Keeping Gay Sex Illegal? Killing State ENDA Bill.

by David Badash ● 3:28 PM April 22, 2014
Thumbnail image for Louisiana’s Next Move After Keeping Gay Sex Illegal? Killing State ENDA Bill.

After voting to keep an unconstitutional law on the books, one that makes sodomy illegal, Louisiana lawmakers today elected to not move forward with an LGBT employment non-discrimination bill.

Discrimination

Judge Says Indiana Has ‘No Valid Reason’ To Single Out Same-Sex Marriages

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 11:38 AM April 22, 2014
Thumbnail image for Judge Says Indiana Has ‘No Valid Reason’ To Single Out Same-Sex Marriages

Federal Judge Richard Young rules Indiana has not presented a “valid reason” same-sex marriages should not be recognized and says challengers are likely to prevail at trial.

Discrimination

Police Chief Fired For Being Gay: ‘Crushing’ To Hear Mayor’s Anti-Gay Attack (Video)

by David Badash ● 11:28 AM April 22, 2014
Thumbnail image for Police Chief Fired For Being Gay: ‘Crushing’ To Hear Mayor’s Anti-Gay Attack (Video)

The South Carolina police chief who was fired last week, presumably because she is a lesbian, said it was “crushing” to hear the mayor’s anti-gay comments.

Discrimination

Young Conservatives Launch Campaign To Strike Anti-Gay Platform Language

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 4:24 PM April 21, 2014
Thumbnail image for Young Conservatives Launch Campaign To Strike Anti-Gay Platform Language

A group of well-known young Republicans have launched a million dollar campaign called Reform The Platform, aimed at removing all anti-gay language from Republican Party platforms.

Bigotry Watch

Watch: Evangelicals Franklin Graham And Ralph Reed Bash Gays For Easter (Video)

by David Badash ● 9:21 AM April 21, 2014
Thumbnail image for Watch: Evangelicals Franklin Graham And Ralph Reed Bash Gays For Easter (Video)

For Easter, ABC News’ “This Week” hosted three top evangelical Christian leaders who spent a good portion of the segment obsessing over homosexuality, bashing gay people, and lying about same-sex couples raising children.

Bigotry Watch

Police Chief With 20 Years Of Service Fired After Mayor’s Anti-Gay Rant

by David Badash ● 1:05 PM April 18, 2014
Thumbnail image for Police Chief With 20 Years Of Service Fired After Mayor’s Anti-Gay Rant

A small South Carolina town mayor’s secretly-recorded anti-gay rant was revealed after he fired the police chief. She and her supporters says it’s because she’s gay.

Discrimination

John Kerry Calls Jews Being Ordered To Register In Ukraine ‘Grotesque’

by David Badash ● 1:50 PM April 17, 2014
Thumbnail image for John Kerry Calls Jews Being Ordered To Register In Ukraine ‘Grotesque’

Reports are flooding in that flyers are being distributed ordering all Jews in the Ukraine to “register.” Some reports add that members of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church have been “threatened.”

Discrimination

The Top Ten List Of Least — And Most — Homophobic Countries May Surprise You

by David Badash ● 8:44 AM April 17, 2014
Thumbnail image for The Top Ten List Of Least — And Most — Homophobic Countries May Surprise You

Which countries are the most homophobic? Which countries are the most accepting of homosexuality? The results might surprise you.

Discrimination

Gays Are Gay Because They ‘Were Sexually Molested When They Were Children’ Says Top Baptist

by David Badash ● 5:03 PM April 16, 2014
Thumbnail image for Gays Are Gay Because They ‘Were Sexually Molested When They Were Children’ Says Top Baptist

One of the most powerful Southern Baptist leaders, Richard Land, just suggested children become gay because gay people rape them.

Civil Rights

Christian High School Bans Student’s Transgender Boyfriend From Senior Prom (Video)

by David Badash ● 11:19 AM April 16, 2014
Thumbnail image for Christian High School Bans Student’s Transgender Boyfriend From Senior Prom (Video)

A New York City private Christian high school has banned one student’s boyfriend from accompanying her to the senior prom because he is transgender.

Civil Rights

Breaking: Utah Quietly Seeking ‘Emergency Relief’ To Halt Existing LGBT Adoptions

by Eric Ethington ● 4:56 PM April 9, 2014
Thumbnail image for Breaking: Utah Quietly Seeking ‘Emergency Relief’ To Halt Existing LGBT Adoptions

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes (R) has quietly filed a Petition For Emergency Extraordinary Relief with the Utah Supreme Court to allow the state to halt adoptions by LGBT parents already in motion.

Discrimination

Chick-fil-A To Open 108 New Restaurants — ‘A Good Chunk Of Them’ In Liberal NYC

by David Badash ● 8:40 AM April 9, 2014
Thumbnail image for Chick-fil-A To Open 108 New Restaurants — ‘A Good Chunk Of Them’ In Liberal NYC

Anti-gay, conservative, religion-based Chick-fil-A is opening up dozens of new restaurants in liberal New York City. Will they be welcomed or shunned?

Bigotry Watch

GOP Senator Censors University’s LGBT Symposium For ‘Recruiting’

by David Badash ● 11:46 AM April 8, 2014
Thumbnail image for GOP Senator Censors University’s LGBT Symposium For ‘Recruiting’

South Carolina GOP state senator Mike Fair believes it’s his right and duty to decide what state universities can and cannot teach. Of course, pro-LGBT events are the first to go.