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‘Cancer’ Of Anti-Gay Bigotry Leads Gay Republican Group Founder To Quit GOP

by David Badash ● 1:45 PM January 15, 2014
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Will GOProud co-founder Jimmy LaSalvia’s leaving the Republican Party make a difference?

Perhaps the answer is based on one question: Did LaSalvia make a difference when he was in the Republican Party?

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Ladies And Gentlemen, The Man Who Claimed He Would Be South Carolina’s Next GOP Senator

by David Badash ● 12:56 AM July 8, 2013
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Bruce Carroll, aka @GayPatriot, earlier this year claimed he was going to be South Carolina’s next Republican U.S. Senator. Tonight, he called Dan Savage a “TwatWaffle.”

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GOProud Co-Founders, Claiming Group Has Been ‘Successful,’ Quit

by David Badash ● 2:30 PM April 26, 2013
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Jimmy LaSalvia and Chris Barron have just quit GOProud, the four-year old gay Tea Party Republican group they founded four years ago, claiming it has been “successful.”

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So, CPAC Had A Gay Rights Panel. How Did That Go?

by David Badash ● 7:20 PM March 14, 2013
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CPAC, the Conservative Political Action Conference, tonight (shockingly) held a gay rights panel titled “A Rainbow on the Right: Growing the Coalition, Bringing Tolerance Out of the Closet.”

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CPAC Bans Gay Republican Group — But Gets A Gay Rights Panel In Return

by David Badash ● 10:47 AM March 8, 2013
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CPAC for the past few years has banned GOProud, the Tea Party’s gay group, from sponsoring any events. But one group will make sure gay rights are discussed.

Marriage

Supreme Court And Gay Marriage: Thomas Roberts And GOProud’s Jimmy LaSalvia Discuss GOP Support

by David Badash ● 2:15 PM February 26, 2013
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Thomas Roberts, GOProud’s Jimmy LaSalvia and Steve Schmidt discuss that over 80 Republicans are signing an amicus brief asking the Supreme Court to support marriage equality.

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In Policy Flip, Gay GOP Group Now Officially Supports Same-Sex Marriage

by David Badash ● 3:23 PM January 18, 2013
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If it’s news to you that gay GOP group GOProud did not support same-sex marriage, you’re not alone. GOProud, the gay Tea Party branch now supports marriage equality.

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Ann Coulter To Parents Of LGBTQ Kids: ‘Disown Your Son’ If They’re Gay

by David Badash ● 12:34 PM October 16, 2012
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Of course Ann Coulter was just kidding when she wrote, “Last Thursday was national ‘coming out’ day. This Monday is national ‘disown your son’ day.” Right?…

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Barney Frank Doubles Down, Defends Calling Gay GOP Group ‘Uncle Tom’

by David Badash ● 5:04 PM September 11, 2012
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Barney Frank has just released a lengthy, scathing statement defending comments in which he called gay GOP groups, especially the Log Cabin Republicans, “Uncle Tom.”

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Ann Coulter Second Conservative Today To Advocate Violence Against Liberals

by David Badash ● 11:11 PM August 30, 2012
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Ann Couter today became the second conservative to advocate violence against liberals. During Romney’s speech Coulter tweeted, “KILL THE “($;&(:#* LIBERAL HECKLERS!”

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Another Example Of A Conservative Advocating Violence Against A Liberal

by David Badash ● 11:08 AM August 30, 2012
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GOProud’s Chris Barron last night sent a tweet advocating violence against a liberal journalist, David Corn. “Someone should punch David Corn in the face. Honestly.”

Bigotry Watch

Dan Savage, Michelle Malkin, GOProud, And ‘House Faggots’

by David Badash ● 9:43 PM June 20, 2012
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Today Dan Savage tweeted his feelings upon learning that GOProud, the gay Republican Tea Party group, had endorsed Mitt Romney. So did Michelle Malkin. Kind of.

Bigotry Watch

Homophobe Of The Day: Glenn Beck’s ‘The Blaze’

by David Badash ● 2:49 PM June 20, 2012
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The Blaze posted a story about GOProud’s endorsement of Mitt Romney with the headline, “GOProud Gets Behind Mitt Romney, So To Speak.” Homophobic much?

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GOProud Endorses Romney: ‘Light Years Better Than President Obama’

by David Badash ● 12:45 PM June 20, 2012
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GOProud, the gay Republican Tea Party group, today endorsed Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, claiming he is “light years better” than Barack Obama.