Topics :: anti-gay bias

Did Anti-Gay Bias Play a Role in Guilty Verdict?

By Jason Parsley | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
In a trial that had nothing to do with sexual orientation, that issue suddenly became the focus after an alternate juror accused another juror of anti-gay bias against Mario Careaga, who was convicted last week of a DUI manslaughter.

Barilla Pasta Opens Restaurant in Mega-Gay Midtown Manhattan

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Mar 14, 2014
After inciting rage and boycotts across the globe for last fall’s anti-gay comments, Barilla, the world’s largest pasta producer, has now opened the doors to an Italian restaurant in mega-gay midtown Manhattan.

Jordan Arrests 10 Gays and Lesbians For Holding a Reception

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Feb 28, 2014
Jordan authorities arrested 10 alleged gays and lesbians this week for holding a get-together at a party hall in east Amman.

Don’t Like Your Gay Neighbors? Then Move, Says Dear Abby

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Feb 22, 2014
A Tampa couple got an unexpected slap to the face when syndicated advice columnist Dear Abby suggested that if they didn’t approve of the "lifestyle choices" of their gay neighbors, perhaps they should move.

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."

Delta Sorry for ’H8GAYS’ Boarding Pass

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Dec 17, 2013
Delta Air Lines says it’s sorry after a passenger’s boarding pass bore the code number, "H8GAYS."

Right Wing Group Attempts to ’Stick it’ to HRC

By EDGE | Friday Sep 6, 2013
Last week anti-gay hate group MassResistance launched a promotional movement against The Human Rights Campaign through the sale of stickers meant to ridicule the gay advocacy group’s trademark blue square sticker with a yellow equality symbol

PA Attorneys: Gays, Like Children, Can’t Marry

Thursday Aug 29, 2013
Marriage licenses given to same-sex couples in the state are invalid because the couples were barred from marrying, just like 12-year-olds, Republican Gov. Tom Corbett’s attorneys said Wednesday.

Tampa Church Evicts Boy Scout Troop for Refusing to Ban Gay Scouts

Thursday Aug 29, 2013
A Tampa church has told a Boy Scout troop that won’t renew its sponsorship because of the national organization’s decision not to ban openly gay Scouts.

Booker: NJ Rival’s Comment on Sexuality ’Bigoted’

By Katie ZeZima | Thursday Aug 29, 2013
Democratic Mayor Cory Booker on Wednesday accused his U.S. Senate race rival of making bigoted comments when asked about a newspaper article in which Booker ambiguously addressed his sexuality.