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’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

2 weeks 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

2 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

2 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

2 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...

Chick-fil-A Banned From High School Fundraiser Over CEO's Opposition to Gay Marriage: VIDEO

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A Venture County, California high school has barred a booster club from selling Chick-fil-a sandwiches on campus because of the company's position on gay marriage. In the past, the fast food chain's CEO Dan Cathy has made his displeasure with...

Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy dead at 93

By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - S. Truett Cathy, the founder of the Chick-fil-A fast-food chain known for its chicken sandwiches as well as for its president's public opposition to gay marriage, died on Monday at age 93, the company said. Show More Summary

How gay marriage made me want to get straight married

For all those Bible-thumpers that cry that gay marriage will weaken our society and ruin the sanctity of marriage, my reality is that the fight for marriage equality did just the opposite. It made me believe in marriage for the first time in my adult life.

KENTUCKY: Poll Shows Opposition To Gay Marriage Has Dropped by 20 Points

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

A poll issued in Kentucky this week reveals that opposition to same-sex marriage has dropped by 20 points in the ten years since that state approved its constitutional ban. Here's how they try to spin the numbers at the anti-gay Lifesite...Show More Summary

GOP Urged by Strategists to Drop Opposition to Gay Marriage

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

As the 2014 mid-term elections approach (ahead of the almighty 2016 presidential elections), more and more stories have emerged about Republican attempts to change their party’s stance against gay marriage. The most recent one from The Hill notes that despite...

Republican Party's Not Fighting Gay Marriage, Says Potential Republican Presidential Candidate Scott Walker

Wisconsin Governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Scott Walker suggested that the GOP has no interest in making its opposition to gay marriage the forefront of its platform.

Chris Christie: It's Not Time For Republicans To Drop Opposition to Gay Marriage

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Gay marriage is legal in New Jersey, and Governor Chris Christie believes that the matter is for now "settled" in his home state. But Governor Christie does not think it's time for the Republican party to drop gay marriage as...

Evangelicals' Opposition to Gay Marriage Is Showing Some Cracks

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

Looks like the Earth still has a couple of miracles lying around: Seems the evangelical consensus against gay marriage, gay rights, and gays generally is starting to look a little crumbly. Read more...

Ralph Reed: Preventing Gay Marriage A Winning Issue For Republicans

Ignoring that a growing number of voters, and especially younger ones, aren’t opposed to gay marriage, Ralph Reed sees opposition to marriage equality as a winning position for the Republican Party. During an interview with Bloomberg TV over the weekend, host Al Hunt asked Reed if evangelical Christians would reject any candidate who supported same-sex [...]

Top Conservative Links Gay Marriage Opposition To Slavery

"The country, by the way, doesn’t agree with same-sex marriage," Ralph Reed proclaimed. The post Top Conservative Links Gay Marriage Opposition To Slavery appeared first on ThinkProgress.

SAN DIEGO: County Clerk May Lose Election Over Gay Marriage Opposition

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

Following last year's overturn of Prop 8, San Diego County Clerk Ernie Dronenburg filed a petition with the California Supreme Court asking that most state clerks be barred from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. According...Show More Summary

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