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Benjamin Phillips

Was Gay Man The Victim Of Police Brutality In Missouri Hospital Arrest?

by Benjamin Phillips ● 6:16 PM April 12, 2013
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The daughter of the gay man ejected this week from a Missouri hospital while attempting to visit his husband suggests her father may have been the victim of police brutality.

Bigotry Watch

Hospital That Handcuffed Gay Man Visiting Husband Issues Statement Accidentally Showing Wrongdoing

by David Badash ● 5:15 PM April 12, 2013
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A Missouri hospital has released a statement describing events that included their security guards handcuffing and arresting a gay man who was visiting his partner, and it’s an indictment of the hospital’s failure to follow federal regulations — and display common decency.

Civil Rights

Hospital Handcuffs And Removes Gay Man Visiting His Partner

by David Badash ● 12:23 PM April 11, 2013
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A Missouri hospital is under fire after using their security guards to handcuff and eject a gay man who was merely visiting his same-sex partner.

Discrimination

Publication Of Invalid Anti-Gay Regnerus Study Referred To Committee On Publication Ethics

by Scott Rose ● 5:02 PM July 5, 2012
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How did the publisher of Mark Regnerus’s invalid anti-gay parenting study finally decide to refer the publication of the study to the Committee on Publication Ethics?

Bigotry Watch

Hillary Is Gay, And 5 More Minutes Of Crazy Anti-Gay Hate At LGBT Rights Hearing

by David Badash ● 12:07 PM May 11, 2012
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Hillary Clinton is gay, Jane Skrovota says as she delivered this testimony at a public hearing on a proposed LGBT rights ordinance in Lincoln, Nebraska this week.

Civil Rights

Melissa Harris Perry: Obama’s LGBT Rights Broken Campaign Promises

by David Badash ● 7:30 AM April 16, 2012
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Melissa Harris Perry explores Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign promises to implement LGBT non-discrimination policies in his White House – which this week were broken.

Bigotry Watch

Governor Scott Walker Attempted To Kill Same-Sex Couples Hospital Visitation Rights

by David Badash ● 4:44 PM April 9, 2012
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Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker last year attempted to prevent same-sex couples from accessing their legal hospital visitation rights, despite state law.

Bigotry Watch

Watch: FOX Labels Neo Nazi Group A “Civil Rights Group”

by David Badash ● 9:57 AM April 9, 2012
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A Fox affiliate in Orlando, Florida Saturday ran a story online and on air about Neo-Nazis but titled the piece, “Civil rights group patrolling Sanford.”

Bigotry Watch

“Homosexual Lobby” Fighting For “Gay Bill Of Special Rights And Offense of Marriage Act”

by David Badash ● 4:51 PM February 27, 2012
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Eugene Delgaudio made $1.6 million saying things like, “the ultimate goal of every radical Homosexual Activist is to create a new America where sexual promiscuity is the new norm.”

Civil Rights

Prop 8 Unconstitutional: Marriage And Rights Groups Respond

by David Badash ● 2:12 PM February 7, 2012
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Upon today’s news that the Ninth Circuit has reaffirmed California’s Prop 8 unconstitutional, a flurry of responses from LGBT rights groups have come. Here’s a sampling.

Civil Rights

Rand Paul: Not Detained By TSA On His Way To Anti-Civil Rights Rally

by David Badash ● 4:58 PM January 23, 2012
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U.S. Senator Rand Paul was not detained by the TSA, any more than a movie theatre turning away a customer without money to buy a ticket was “detained.”

Civil Rights

Tennessee Lesbian Denied Hospital Visitation Rights

by David Badash ● 8:00 AM December 20, 2011
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Rolling Hills Hospital in Franklin, Tennessee, which denied a lesbian patient her legal rights of visitation by her same-sex partner is the focus of outrage today.

Bigotry Watch

Watch: Obama LGBT Rights Policy Fanatical Cultural Imperialism Says FRC

by David Badash ● 4:15 PM December 7, 2011
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Peter Sprigg says President Obama’s international LGBT rights policy is “fanatical” “cultural imperialism,” adding there is not universal acceptance for gay rights.

Civil Rights

Watch: Hillary Clinton’s Amazing Speech On LGBT Rights – Full Text And Video

by David Badash ● 6:47 PM December 6, 2011
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Today Hillary Clinton delivered an amazing speech on LGBT rights, acknowledging that “my own country’s record on human rights for gay people is far from perfect.”