Topics :: anti-gay Christians

How Do You Slice Up A Rainbow?

By Kilian Melloy | Sunday Jul 20, 2014
As soon as the CDC declared that gays constitute a mere 3% of the population, you knew the religious bigots would jump on it. Here's why -- and here's why it's wrong.

Anti-Gay Phone Calls Turn Into a Windfall for Mass. LGBT Non-Profit

By EDGE | Friday Jul 18, 2014
The mayor of Salem, Mass., turned a torrent of angry out-of-state phone calls and responses from "right-leaning blogs and websites" over her decision to cut ties with an anti-LGBT discriminatory college, into a fundraising windfall for a LGBT charity.

ENDA Support Falters; GOP Backers Dig In

By Justin Snow | Thursday Jul 17, 2014
After legislation that would prohibit most cases of LGBT workplace discrimination witnessed an exodus of support from several major LGBT-rights groups earlier this week, Republican backers vowed to push forward.

Panic and Prayer: The Christian Right Responds to Archie's Death

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Jul 17, 2014
The Christian right prayer and panic machine went into overdrive this week upon learning that comic book icon Archie would die taking a bullet for his gay best friend. Here's a partial round up.

North Carolina Pastors Rally For Gay Marriage Ban

By Katelyn Ferral | Wednesday Jul 16, 2014
Pastors on Tuesday called on North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory to defend that state's constitutional amendment banning gay marriage in the face of lawsuits from same-sex couples in the state and around the country.

Quinto to Play Franco's On Screen Boyfriend in Ex-Gay Biopic

By EDGE | Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
Out gay actor Zachary Quinto will join the famous for playing gay, straight actor James Franco in an upcoming biopic based on the life of a noted twink magazine publishing magnate turned anti-gay minister.

N.C. Pastors Call for Support on Marriage Ban

Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
Pastors from across the state will rally to call on Gov. Pat McCrory to defend traditional marriage before a Court of Appeals judge is set to rule on the issue.

Southwestern Christian University Expels Student Who Married Her Partner

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 14, 2014
An Oklahoma religious university expelled a lesbian student on July 9 who married her partner, saying that doing so violated the "lifestyle covenant" she signed upon admission.

Are Evangelicals Changing Their Minds on Marriage Equality?

Saturday Jul 12, 2014
Evangelical attitudes are slowly softening on the issue of gay marriage. Or are they? While some are seeing the light, others are clinging to prejudice.

Gays Better Off Dead? ’Christian’ Activist Says So

By EDGE | Tuesday Jul 8, 2014
Intolerance hit a new low last week in the form of an opinion piece and social media post by a former high school football coach and self-proclaimed "Christian activist," who after attending a gay Pride parade, stated that gay adults are better off dead.