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Bigotry Watch

GOP Senator May Lose Alma Mater Hall Of Fame Status For Anti-Gay Comments

by David Badash ● 5:18 PM June 13, 2012
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Anti-gay state senator Stacey Campfield, who made homophobic comments about HIV/AIDS and homosexuality, may lose his hall of fame status from his old high school.

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Is Anti-Gay Tennessee School Board Member Van Shaver Breaking The Law?

by Scott Rose ● 1:32 PM May 7, 2012
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A school board member is waging what seems to be criminal harassment against an out gay student about whom a year book entry titled “It’s OK to be Gay” was written.

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“Don’t Say Gay” Bill On Hold After Lawmakers Realize Their Stupidity

by David Badash ● 7:24 AM March 14, 2012
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Tennessee’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill is on hold after lawmakers realized that the bill was not only unnecessary from their own standpoint, but counterproductive as well.

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Top 10 Most-Offensive Things About Anti-Gay Tennessee Senator Campfield (That You Didn’t Already Know)

by David Badash ● 4:42 PM January 31, 2012
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The top 10 most offensive things about Senator Stacey Campfield, who made headlines by claiming it is “virtually impossible” to contract HIV from heterosexual sex.

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Martha Boggs: Why I Kicked Senator Campfield Out Of My Restaurant

by David Badash ● 2:03 PM January 31, 2012
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Martha Boggs, owner of Knoxville’s Bistro at the Bijou kicked anti-gay Tennessee Senator Stacey Campfield out of her restaurant on Sunday.

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GOP Senator: “Virtually Impossible” For Heterosexuals To Contract AIDS

by David Badash ● 4:44 PM January 26, 2012
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Tennessee Republican State Senator Stacey Campfield today said that it is “virtually impossible” to get AIDS through heterosexual sex.

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Day After Gay Teen’s Suicide, Lawmaker Says Gays Not “Mentally Healthy Adult Human Beings”

by David Badash ● 3:05 PM January 24, 2012
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A Tennessee lawmaker one day after the suicide a gay Tennessee teen, wrote a constituent telling her that a gay person is not a “mentally healthy adult human being.”

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Gay Tennessee Teen Who Committed Suicide Was Bullied Relentlessly

by David Badash ● 12:49 PM January 23, 2012
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Over 100 classmates of Phillip Parker, who was just 14 when he committed suicide Friday, were quick to tell Parker’s family he was the victim of anti-gay bullying.

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Hate Crime: Christian Pastor Attacks Gay Couple To Keep Them From Church

by David Badash ● 11:36 AM October 3, 2011
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A gay Tennessee couple was reportedly attacked by a Christian Pastor, the father of one of the men, to prevent the same-sex couple from entering the church.