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Roundup: Top 5 Ridiculous Comments From Values Voter Summit

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Sep 29, 2014
Sarah Palin's 1400 Pennsylvania Ave gaff wasn't the only stupid thing said at the Values Voter Summit podium this week. Here's our round-up of the top 5 anti-gay statements.

Former Westboro Member Zach Phelps Answers Reddit's Questions

By Sasha Razumikhin | Saturday Sep 27, 2014
Zach Phelps, who says he's left the Westboro Baptist Church, opened up to the Internet last month in a Reddit Ask Me Anything post, a forum on which commenters can, well, ask anything. Here's a sample of questions and answers.

Utah Anti-Gay Activists Use Photos of Kids as Propaganda

Sunday Sep 21, 2014
Supporters of same-sex marriage in Utah are condemning opponents they accuse of exploiting the children of same-sex couples by using their photos as propaganda at an anti-gay marriage rally.



Teen GOP Hopeful Faces Backlash Over Anti-Gay Christmas Tweet

By EDGE | Monday Sep 15, 2014
A 19-year-old GOP hopeful for Wisconsin state assembly is facing backlash over a Christmas tweet he sent saying "fags need 2 leave my favorite state alone."

Cardinal Dolan Slated for Grand Marshal of St. Pat's Gay-Inclusive Parade

By Rachel Zoll | Thursday Sep 4, 2014
Roman Catholic Cardinal Timothy Dolan Dolan was quick to issue a statement of support for the parade organizers, accepting their decision -- but some conservatives want the archbishop to withdraw from the event.

Homeschooling Group Enlists Toddlers to Fight Pro-Gay Candidate

By EDGE | Thursday Aug 28, 2014
A homeschooling group in New Mexico that is seeking to unseat a State Representative instrumental in passing marriage equality in the state is enlisting the help of homeschoolers "who can walk" to campaign for a right-wing agenda.

Texas Anti-Gay Activist's Wife Left Him for Another Woman

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
A virulently anti-gay pundit found himself alone when his wife left him for another woman, transforming him into the Lone Star State's loneliest loser.

Duggar Expands Anti-Gay Brand to Include Racism

By EDGE | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
Racism and homophobia shared center stage last Saturday when Josh Duggar of the TLC reality show "19 Kids and Counting" addressed a room of conservative Christians at The Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa.

Rand Paul's Same-Sex Marriage Balancing Act

By Justin Snow | Tuesday Aug 12, 2014
The Kentucky senator known for his libertarian views on a number of key Republican issues says he is in favor of the "concept" of a Constitutional ban nationally on marriage equality... and he's also a proponent of letting states decide for themselves.

63 Texas GOPs Liken Gay Marriage to Pedophilia, Polygamy & Incest

By EDGE | Thursday Aug 7, 2014
A court brief that links same-sex marriage to incest, polygamy and pedophilia that was signed by 63 Texas GOP lawmakers was filed Monday. It calls upon the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold the state's ban on same-sex marriage.