South Carolina town becomes national, international focal point for argument over anti-lgbt discrimination

By: Monday April 21, 2014 6:11 pm

No doubt you all have heard of the HUGE controversy coming out of Latta, SC last week regarding the firing of  its first female police chief, Crystal Moore. Let’s recap: From WBTW News 13: The Mayor of the Town Of Latta fired the town’s Police Chief on Tuesday. Latta town councilman Jared Taylor told us [...]

How Matt Barber’s anti-gay BarbWire is proving the case for lgbt equality, acceptance

By: Wednesday April 16, 2014 7:39 am

It’s safe to say that  Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association has been partly supplanted as our resident go-to anti-gay activist when we want to dispel the anti-gay right’s claim that they don’t hate the lgbt community and their homophobic actions are the result of  “concern and love.” Granted, we can always count on [...]

For SC State Senator Mike Fair, it’s all about ‘gay sex’

By: Wednesday April 9, 2014 10:46 pm

A situation involving South Carolina legislators’ attack on two state colleges over lgbt issues has just gone nationwide. And it doesn’t bode well for the state. Originally, the controversy was about the SC State House taking away $70,000 collectively from the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina Upstate. The amount adds up [...]

SC lawmaker accuses college of ‘recruiting’ students to be gay

By: Monday April 7, 2014 9:08 pm

The controversy over South Carolina colleges, gay issues, and the ire of state legislators at colleges for even talking about gays issues show no sign of slowing down. Earlier this year the House took away $70,000 collectively from the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina Upstate. The amount adds up to the [...]

Are SC legislators harming state universities on behalf of anti-gay groups?

By: Monday March 31, 2014 8:04 am

“Based upon emails, blog posts, and statements from conservative figures in the state, it wouldn’t be far fetched to say that a plan to attack the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina-Upstate via the legislature was in the works ever since last year after a failed attempt to generate an outcry over [...]

How to spend over $4 million fighting marriage equality, lose, and humiliate yourself in the process

By: Monday March 24, 2014 8:26 pm

University of Texas (Austin)  professor Mark Regnerus and all of the other so-called experts called by the state of Michigan to defend its ban on marriage equality was humiliated during the judicial overturning of that law but I wouldn’t worry about their feelings. As it turns out, they were all well compensated. According to LGBTQNation: [...]

Judge hands lgbt community a HUGE victory on marriage and against junk science

By: Monday March 24, 2014 8:04 am

In striking down the Michigan law against marriage equality, US District Judge Bernard Freeman actually handed the lgbt community two victories. First, from ABC News: Michigan’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional, a federal judge said Friday as he struck down a law that was widely embraced by voters a decade ago — the latest [...]

Franklin Graham supports Russian anti-gay persecution, disgraces his father and his religion

By: Monday March 17, 2014 9:06 pm

It is commonly believed that in the early days of the Christian church, followers of Jesus dealt with harsh persecution. The tales of Romans falsely labeling the Holy Communion as “cannibalism,” and Christians being thrown to the lions while Roman citizens cheered have entered the canon of legends and we don’t know truth from apocryphal tale. [...]

Family Research Council, ‘anal sex’ obsessed community leader attacks SPLC workshop in Hawaii

By: Thursday March 13, 2014 6:53 pm

The Family Research Council is attacking the Southern Poverty Law Center again. Ever since SPLC named FRC as an anti-gay hate group for consistenly and deliberately launching inaccurate attacks against the lgbt community, FRC has been taking potshots at the organization. From accusing the group of attempting to taint the military against Christians to falsely linking [...]

Anti-gay groups and their supporters have a disturbing history of distorting scientific research

By: Monday March 10, 2014 6:55 pm

This so-called culture war over lgbt equality is so immersed in the religious angle and the “personal story” angle that there is scarcely attention paid to how anti-gay groups make attempts at either distorting scientific research or relying on junk science in order to denigrate the lgbt community. An incident – reported recently by Science [...]