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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.

Blatter: FIFA Must Do More Against Racism

Monday Jul 14, 2014
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has criticized the way discrimination incidents were dealt with at World Cup matches.

SD GOP Lawmaker: Businesses Should Be Able to Deny Gays, African-Americans

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Mar 19, 2014
A Republican lawmaker from South Dakota is making headlines this week after making racist statements in an interview about an anti-gay measure he introduced.

Anti-Gay / Anti-Semetic Graffiti Hate Messages in Toulouse Condemned

Monday Feb 17, 2014
French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay graffiti messages that have appeared on buildings in the southern city of Toulouse.

Okla. Restaurateur Faces Social Media Backlash for Anti-Gay, Racist Remarks

By Bobby McGuire | Monday Feb 10, 2014
Enid Oklahoma; sounds like a drag name, no? Yet this small city of less than 50,000 inhabitants has found itself in the spotlight thanks to the racist and anti-gay rhetoric of a local restauranteur.

’Duck Dynasty’ Couple to Guest on Fox News Special

Tuesday Dec 31, 2013
"Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson will talk about his outspoken father as he helps Fox News Channel ring in the new year.

New Mexico Teacher Disciplined For ’Santa is White’ Remark

Monday Dec 16, 2013
A New Mexico high school teacher has been disciplined after a parent says the man told his black son that Santa Claus is white.

Bob Dylan Charged in France Over Croatia Remarks

Tuesday Dec 3, 2013
French authorities have filed preliminary charges against Bob Dylan over a 2012 interview in which he is quoted comparing Croatians to Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan.

Gay African Student Tortured By Russian Neo-Nazi Group Returns Home

By EDGE | Thursday Nov 14, 2013
Officials from Swaziland have confirmed that the gay African exchange student at the center of a shocking video featuring his kidnap and racist torture at the hands of Russian neo-Nazis has been returned to his native country.

Poll Finds Pride Flag More Offensive Than Confederate Flag

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Nov 13, 2013
A recent poll by the Public Policy Polling group found that the gay Pride flag was more offensive to the average American than the racist-tinged Confederate flag.