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AFA Demands Justices Kagan and Ginsburg Recuse Themselves From SCOTUS Gay Marriage Case

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The American Family Association (AFA), known for its vehement and vitriolic opposition to gay rights, has demanded that Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan and Ruth Bader Ginsburg (a.k.a. Notorious R.B.G.) recuse themselves from the Court's review of the 6th Circuit...

Pope Francis: Gay Marriage Threatens To Make Family 'Disposable'

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Speaking in Manila, the Philippines, Pope Francis made no qualms about his and the Catholic Church's opposition to same-sex marriage. The remarks were Francis' clearest and least progressive on the subject since he ascended to the Papacy in March 2013....

Jon Stewart leads into interview with Rubio by ripping Florida

Stewart started by going off on Florida's opposition to gay marriage, but then went into much more. It's juicy.

How Evangelicals Are Changing Their Minds on Gay Marriage

If evangelical Christianity is famous for anything in contemporary American politics, it is for its complete opposition to gay marriage. Now, slowly yet undeniably, evangelicals are changing their minds. Every day, evangelical communities across the country are arriving at new crossroads over marriage. My magazine story for TIME this week, “A Change of Heart,” is…

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1677

last monthLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

HOZIER: "Take Me to Church" gets some backup vocals from crowd choir. MSNBC: Gay marriage opposition an "indicator of moral depravity" CRAIGERY MORGAN: The comedian gives fans and friends a health update CLIMATE CHANGE: The geopolitical challenges of our future...

Cutting Holes in the Law

Opposition to faith-based legal exemptions is about equality, not payback. "I'm sorry, but we don't serve your kind here." This overt discrimination is something that leading gay libertarians, who otherwise support marriage equality, think should be legal for wedding photographers, bakers, and other business owners to say to gay couples. Show More Summary

Marquette University Suspends Tenured Professor After He Criticized Instructor Who Prohibited Student From Discussing Gay Marriage Opposition

Marquette University has suspended a tenured political science professor after he blogged about his disapproval of the actions of a teaching assistant at the Catholic school, who forbade a student from discussing an opposing view to gay marriage in her class.

Marquette University Encouraging Catholic Professors to Report Gay Marriage Opposition as Form of 'Harassment'

Catholic professors and other faculty members at a prominent Wisconsin Catholic university are now being trained to report any school employees who voice their opposition to same-sex marriage as a form of harassment to the university's human resources office.

Reporter Badgers Torii Hunter over Republican Endorsement, Gay Marriage

Torii Hunter, delighted to return to the Minnesota Twins, was anything but delighted near the end of the press conference welcoming him back. A beat reporter, Mike Berardino, badgered him about whether his opposition to same-sex marriage had reduced his prospects as a free agent. Show More Summary

MLB Player Torii Hunter Calls Reporter a 'Prick' for Asking About His Opposition to Gay Marriage: VIDEO

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Minnesota Twins held a press conference on Wednesday to officially announce that they had signed MLB veteran Torii Hunter. Earlier this year, Hunter recorded a radio ad for Arkansas governor-elect Asa Hutchinson in which he trumpeted Hutchinson's bigotry as...

Irish Bishop Says Opposition to Marriage Equality Has Nothing to Do With 'The Gay Lifestyle' - VIDEO

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Irish bishop Kevin Doran has said that his opposition to same-sex marriage is “not about homosexuality or the gay lifestyle, it is about the meaning of marriage”,

’19 Kids’ Star Josh Duggar Leads Anti-Gay Marriage Rally In Arkansas

Josh Duggar proudly led a gay marriage opposition rally in Arkansas this week despite an online petition urging TLC to cancel 19 Kids & Counting due to the Duggar family’s… READ ON

MISSISSIPPI: State Files Opposition To Immediate Gay Marriage Request

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

At a hearing to be held tomorrow, DOMA attorney Roberta Kaplan will lead the legal team seeking to overturn Mississippi's ban on same-sex marriage. Last night Gov. Phil Bryant filed a motion in opposition to Kaplan's request that marriages commence immediately while the lawsuit proceeds. Show More Summary

Sixth Circuit Decision to Uphold Gay Marriage Ban Part of Trend in Favor of Traditional Marriage, Conservatives Say

A recent decision from the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals declaring state constitutional amendments banning gay marriage are not a violation of the U.S. Constitution is part of a trend in opposition to redefining marriage, Brian Brown and Tony Perkins argued.

Despite Conservative Opposition, Marriage Equality Headed to Missouri

Antigay Missouri lawmakers may not like it, but they're powerless to stop the state from recognizing gay and lesbian marriages this month. read more

Huckabee Threatens to Leave the GOP

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says he will leave the GOP if Republicans abandon their ardent opposition to gay marriage and abortion. Appearing on the American Family Association's radio show this week, Huckabee was discussing gay...Show More Summary

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter To SCOTUS: Our Marriage Ban Doesn't Discriminate Because Gays Can Marry Opposite Sex

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

In a reply brief to Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, Idaho Gov. Butch Otter declared that his state's ban on same-sex marriage does not discriminate against gay people because they remain completely free to marry any person of the opposite sex. Show More Summary

Republican candidates don't want to talk about Supreme Court's gay marriage (non) decision

4 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Ted Cruz is not happy Just 10 short years ago, George W. Bush was using using opposition to same-sex marriage to help win swing states. But Monday, when the Supreme Court effectively made marriage equality the law in five and soon to...Show More Summary

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Not surprisingly, Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal have put us on notice that total opposition to gay marriage and support for a constitutional amendment to ban it will be key to the 2016 GOP primary campaign.

Hundreds Rally at Utah Capitol Against Adoption and Marriage Rights for Gay Couples: VIDEO

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A group of several hundred anti-gay protesters showed up at the Utah State Capitol on Thursday to voice their opposition to both gay marriage and gay adoption, The Salt Lake Tribune reports: Supporters of man-woman marriage holding signs declaring "biology...

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