Post Tagged with: "LGBT Rights"

Two Gay ‘Tech Bears’ Bought JebBushForPresident.Com

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It probably won’t keep Jeb Bush from running, but it will make the campaign a lot funnier.

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‘Empire’ Creator Lee Daniels Says He Wants To ‘Blow The Lid Off’ Black America’s Homophobia

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Lee Daniels is right. This homophobia perpetuated by certain areas of Black American culture should be eradicated. Let’s blow the lid off.

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Anti-Gay Bigot Suing Colorado Bakery For Refusing To Write ‘God Hates F*GS’ On A Cake

Anti-Gay Bigot Suing Colorado Bakery For Refusing To Write ‘God Hates F*GS’ On A Cake

They are being sued for discrimination because they refused to make a hate cake.

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Peter LaBarbera Rips Off Dr. Seuss, Pens Hateful, Homophobic Poem About Michael Sam

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Notoriously hateful homophobe Peter LaBarbera has stooped to a new low, taking one of the most timeless and well loved children’s poems ever, Dr. Seuss’s “Green Eggs and Ham,” and turning it into a homophobic hate poem.

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Leelah’s Mother Talks To CNN, Daughter’s Internet Posts Show Mom’s A Liar And A Bully

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Leelah Alcorn committed suicide because her parents rejected and abused her for being transgender. Even after her death, her mother continues to disrespect her identity and lie about what happened. Luckily, Leelah’s internet footprint continues to tell the world the truth.

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Yet Another Transgender Teen Commits Suicide Due To Fundamentalist Christian Hate

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Another transgender teen is dead after years of abuse at the hands of her fundamentalist Christian parents. Please do not let her death be in vain. Get involved and help prevent tragedies like this.

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Tony Perkins Says His Crusade Against Gay People Is Like Rescuing Someone From A Burning Building (AUDIO)

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Tony Perkins is actually crazy enough to believe that his crusade against LGBT rights is some kind of heroic way of “saving” the LGBT community, as one would save someone sleeping in a burning building.

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‘Twin’ From Ex-Gay Group PFOX’s Billboard Is Not A Twin At All, But He Is Gay (VIDEO)

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Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays and Gays (PFOX) used a stock photo of a gay model, pretending he was an identical twin, to promote the “science” that nobody is born gay. This man is now speaking out against their actions.

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Members Of Homophobic Church Indicted On Charges Of Kidnap And Abuse Of Gay Parishioner (VIDEO)

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This time, religious homophobes have gone too far. Let’s hope these “church” members go to prison where they belong.

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Gordon Klingenschmitt On Lesbians Seeking Marriage: ‘Some People Are In A Hurry To Run Into Hell’ (VIDEO)

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Notoriously bigoted nut Gordon Klingenschmitt is at it again, this time mocking a lesbian couple with very real concerns about Texas’ lack of marriage rights for same-sex couples.

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Alabama Issues ‘No Homo’ License Plate – You’ll Never Believe What Plates They’ve Rejected

Alabama Issues ‘No Homo’ License Plate – You’ll Never Believe What Plates They’ve Rejected

In Alabama, it’s okay to announce hatred of gay people on your license plate, but it’s not okay to announce that you are gay.

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Pastor Tells Gay Author He’s Praying For Him To Commit Suicide, Says Gov’t Should Exterminate Gays (VIDEO)

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In yet another un-Christian act, a Baptist pastor wrote an email to a gay author telling him that he was praying for him to commit suicide and declared that the government should exterminate all the gays.

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#HumansOfHomophobia: Highlighting The Harsh Truth Of Being Queer In America

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Olan Harrington, the author of “The Day I Held My Boyfriend’s Hand,” has inspired me to share a story of homophobia from my own life.

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Idaho GOP Hires Larry Craig, The Anti-Gay Senator Arrested For Soliciting Gay Sex

Remember Larry Craig, the politician who was caught toe-tapping in an airport restroom and mishandling campaign funds? He is now the Idaho GOP's financial chair.

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Remember Larry Craig, the politician who was caught toe-tapping in an airport restroom and mishandling campaign funds? He is now the Idaho GOP’s financial chair.

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Supreme Court Denies Emergency Stay, Same-Sex Marriages Begin In SC

The Supreme Court denied an emergency stay filed by SC Attorney General Alan Wilson. Marriage equality is now legal in the Palmetto State, and couples began marrying at noon on Thursday, November 20,2014. 

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The Supreme Court denied an emergency stay filed by SC Attorney General Alan Wilson. Marriage equality is now legal in the Palmetto State, and couples began marrying at noon on Thursday, November 20, 2014.

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Louisiana Bus Driver Keeps Student On Board, Tells Him He Has To Repent For ‘Sin’ Of Homosexuality

The ACLU has stepped in because the school system did next to nothing when a child assumed to be LGBT was harassed by a bus driver, and rightfully so. Shame on this school district.

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The ACLU has stepped in because the school system did next to nothing when a child assumed to be LGBT was harassed by a bus driver, and rightfully so. Shame on this school district.

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Judge Overturns South Carolina’s Ban On Same- Sex Marriage

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In a history- making decision, a South Carolina judge has ruled the state’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.

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New York Forbids Wedding Venues From Discriminating Against Same-Sex Couples

The New York Division of Human Rights has declared that it is unlawful to discriminate against same- sex couples in the renting of wedding venues. Religious conservatives will have a fit. 

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The New York Division of Human Rights has declared that it is unlawful to discriminate against same-sex couples in the renting of wedding venues. Religious conservatives will have a fit.

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Georgia Trans Man Threatened With Humiliating Genital Search By Police (VIDEO)

Juan Evans, a transgender man from Georgia, was threatened with a genital search by police for being unable to produce a gender appropriate driver's license.

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Juan Evans, a transgender man from Georgia, was threatened with a genital search by police for being unable to produce a gender appropriate driver’s license.

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Oops! Campaign Ad For Anti-Gay Republican Senator Ends Up On Grindr

Oops! Campaign Ad For Anti-Gay Republican Senator Ends Up On Grindr

Nothing could be sweeter than having an anti- gay bigot’s campaign ad land on the biggest gay hook up site in the world.

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