With Minnesota expected to pass marriage equality today, our tally is nearing the dozen state mark (plus D.C.). But that is all meaningless, cries the the anti-gay Family Research Council, since most of those states are too "progressive" to qualify...
Reacting to yesterday’s historic passage of marriage equality, Nicole Theis, president of the Delaware Family Policy Council, told the Dover News Journal that the idea of gender is somehow under attack because of the advance of LGBT equality: Nicole Theis, president of the Delaware Family Policy Council, said changing the definition of marriage to include [...]
Stepping out to support LGTB rights, Christina Ricci attended the Family Equality Council’s Night at the Pier at Pier 60 in New York City on Monday (April 29). The "Black Snake Moan" star looked cute in a short-sleeved patterned top,...Show More Summary
The following instructions come from an information sheet that the anti-equality Delaware Family Policy Council provided to attendees who showed up at the state Capitol to support their discriminatory position: [Delaware Family Policy Council] Sure, DFPC. The reason why you...
CNN's Don Lemon covered the Boy Scouts' gay ban in a segment Sunday in which two Eagle Scouts appeared: Scouts for Equality's Zach Wahls and John Stemberger, an anti-gay activist with the Florida Family Policy Council who started an organization...
Emily Kreps, writing for the Pennsylvania Family Council: Even our own senator from Pennsylvania, Bob Casey, Jr. has turned his back on his Catholic faith and announces he now supports so-called “same-sex marriage” to appease the special-interest lobby. It’s the...
On the day the constitutionality of Prop 8 was being argued before the the Supreme Court, a rally organized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force, Family Equality Council, GetEQUAL, Marriage Equality USA, and the New Organizing Institute was underway. Show More Summary
The Family Research Council’s Tony Perkins compared same-sex marriage to polygamy just minutes after the Supreme Court finished hearing a constitutional challenge to a law that denies equal federal benefits to same-sex couples who are legally married under state law. Appearing on MSNBC, Perkins — whose organization is labeled as a “hate group” by the [...]
"These are the days of miracle and wonder," sang Paul Simon in "The Boy in the Bubble." He wasn't talking about the quest for marriage equality, but I can't help but recall that line as the Family Research Council makes a harsh, desperate and inadvertently comical plea for a miracle of its own.
There’s a polished new guide to opposing marriage equality released by a coalition of anti-gay organizations, whose partnership alone is notable: the Alliance Defending Freedom, Family Research Council, National Organization for Marriage, and Heritage Foundation. Show More Summary
Pat Fagan, a senior fellow with the anti-gay, largely religious Family Research Council, recently wrote a scathing condemnation of marriage equality in which he also belittles anyone who has sex before marriage.
In connection with the DOMA and Proposition 8 cases, Family Equality Council and our coalition partners have filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court that reflects the voices of children with LGBT parents, because these children are in a unique position to speak to two questions.
And now this prayer from one of the sponsors of the upcoming march for inequality that will be held outside the Supreme Court on the day that the Prop 8 and DOMA cases begin: [Family Research Council] Oh please, please,...
If you want to see all of the inane arguments against marriage equality wrapped up in one video, check out the above monstrosity from the Family Research Council. It is a four minute rush of almost every anti-gay point, every anecdotal horror story, and every lame argument against marriage equality.
Rumer Willis and her boyfriend Jayson Blair hit the red carpet at the Family Council LA Awards Dinner held at The Globe Theatre at Universal Studios on Saturday (February 9) in Universal City, Calif. The couple were joined by Jayson‘s New Normal co-stars Justin Bartha, Andrew Rannells, and Georgia King, as well as Darren Criss, [...]
The Family Equality Council’s annual awards highlight three honorees fighting for the modern family. read more
The awards night dinner benefited the LGBT-parent supporting organization and included a live auction for a Disneyland VIP pass for six with Jane Lynch, which sold for $10,000 to Sean Hayes. read more
PHOTOS: On Saturday night, Minnesota Vikings punter and equality advocate Chris Kluwe was honored at the Family Equality Council’s ninth annual Los Angeles Awards. “As athletes, what we say on the field and on the sidelines has a direct impact on how some kids are treated on the playground,” Kluwe said in his acceptance [...]
Family Equality Council hosts their annual Los Angeles Awards Dinner and auctions off a day at Disney with Jane Lynch. read more
From the December 14 edition of CNN's Early Start: Previously: How A Hate Group Leader Used GOP Primary Coverage To Become A Star Political Commentator News Networks Regularly Promote Anti-Gay Family Research Council On Air When Will The Media Stop Treating FRC Like A Serious Policy Organization?