Topics :: anti-gay extremists

Scott Lively Assumes the Mantle: ’America’s Biggest Homophobe’

By Jason Parsley | Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
Fred Phelps is dead, but don’t worry: Someone just as vitriolic and virulently anti-gay is ready to assume the sobriquet of "Most Homophobic Man in America," and his reach extends to Uganda and Russia, where he helped usher in a new era of hate.

Anti-Hate Speech Law Detains ’Porno Pete’ at the Canadian Border

By EDGE | Friday Apr 11, 2014
"Porno Pete" LaBarbera was detained at the Canadian border due to a law that prohibits the misinformation and spread of hate speech in that country.

Campaign Of Hate: Russia And Gay Propaganda

By Kyle Thomas Smith | Monday Apr 7, 2014
Michael Lucas delivers rush work on a matter of the utmost urgency.

Nigerian Woman Disowns Her Gay Pussy

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jan 24, 2014
A middle-aged Nigerian woman has reportedly disowned her male cat of seven years after the male cat displayed "unnatural sexual behavior."

Nigeria’s ’Jail The Gays’ Bill Signed Into Law

By EDGE | Monday Jan 13, 2014
Nigeria’s controversial "Jail the Gays" bill was signed into law by President Goodluck Jonathan. The law which effectively bans homosexuality, imposes hefty prison sentances to anyone involved in a same-sex relationship or belongs to a gay organization.

Gay ’Prisoner of Conscience’ Dies In Cameroon

Sunday Jan 12, 2014
A gay man in Cameroon who was jailed for sending a text message to another man saying "I’m very much in love with you," and who was later declared a prisoner of conscience by Amnesty International, has died, according to a lawyer who worked on his case.

Anti-Gay Mass. Activist Warns Against Repealing Jamaica’s ’Buggery Law’

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Dec 31, 2013
An anti-gay activist from Massachusetts traveled to Jamaica to speak in favor of keeping the island’s "buggery law," which has seen hate crimes rise in past years.

Two Wounded in Pogrom-Like Attack in St. Petersburg: Police See ’No Evidence of a Crime’

By EDGE | Monday Nov 4, 2013
The anti-gay violence in Russia escalated this weekend when two masked men armed with guns and baseball bats entered the offices of an HIV services organization in St. Petersburg and opened fire wounding two in a pogrom-like attack.

Shaken and Stirred: The Stoli Boycott, a PR Cocktail Recipe for Disaster

By Steve Weinstein | Sunday Sep 22, 2013
Activists and critics weigh in on the boycott against Russian vodka.

Man Killed For Being Gay in Yemen: Al-Qaeda Suspected

By EDGE | Friday Aug 30, 2013
A security official in Yemen told sources at AFP that a Yemeni man was shot and killed Thursday by Al-Qaeda gunmen. The official said that the man was targeted because the assassins believed that he was gay.