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Mike Huckabee: Supreme Court Can’t Overrule God on Gay Marriage

Mike Huckabee: Supreme Court Can’t Overrule God on Gay Marriage

Mike Huckabee on gay marriage Right wing evangelical Mike Huckabee says “I respect the courts, but the Supreme Court is only that — the supreme of the courts. It is not the supreme being. It can’t overrule God,” on the pending ruling on same-sex marriage cases. Wonk Wire reports more religious Americans […]

by · April 30, 2015 · Gay Rights
Religious Right Wants Ruth Bader-Ginsburg, Elena Kagan Recusals for Gay Marriage Case

Religious Right Wants Ruth Bader-Ginsburg, Elena Kagan Recusals for Gay Marriage Case

SCOTUS hears same-sex marriage case The religious right continues to rear its nervy head. This time, they want liberal SCOTUS justices, Elena Kagan and Ruth Bader-Ginsburg, to recuse themselves from the same-sex marriage case. Here’s more from Politicususa:  “One of the pre-eminent religious arbiters of all things relating to the […]

by · April 28, 2015 · Gay Rights
Gay Hotelier Ian Reisner Apologizes for Hosting Ted Cruz Event

Gay Hotelier Ian Reisner Apologizes for Hosting Ted Cruz Event

Ian Reisner apologizes for Ted Cruz event Ian Reisner, the gay businessman who co-hosted a Ted Cruz event posted an apology on Facebook. He wrote he was “shaken to my bones” by the outrage. Reisner’s Facebook post: “I am shaken to my bones by the e-mails, texts, postings and phone […]

by · April 26, 2015 · Elections
Ben Carson Operative Jim Dornan Deletes Tweets Calling Obama ‘Dipshit,’ Among Others

Ben Carson Operative Jim Dornan Deletes Tweets Calling Obama ‘Dipshit,’ Among Others

Jim Dornan Presidential wannabe Dr. Ben Carson is facing some fallout over inflammatory and racist tweets by his operative, Jim Dornan. Here’s more from Buzzfeed on Jim Dornan’s tweets: One tweet from Dornan referred to McConnell shoving his fist up Obama’s butt. One tweet calls Ferguson protestors “thugs.” Another calls Obama a […]

by · March 17, 2015 · Elections
Dr. Ben Carson: Prison Proves People Choose to be Gay (VIDEO)

Dr. Ben Carson: Prison Proves People Choose to be Gay (VIDEO)

Dr. Ben Carson said he believes being gay is a choice because “a lot of people who go into prison, go into prison straight, and when they come out, they’re gay.” He added, “So, did something happen while they were in there? Ask yourself the question.” What an incredibly ludicrous thing […]

by · March 4, 2015 · Elections
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore Says No Court Has Right to Define Marriage

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore Says No Court Has Right to Define Marriage

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore doubled down on his position banning gay marriage saying no lower court has the right to define marriage during a contentious interview with Chris Cuomo on CNN. He said he “dissented” from the federal court’s ruling because it was “exactly like” Supreme Court rulings in Dred […]

by · February 12, 2015 · Gay Rights
Fox’s Shepard Smith: Some States that Fought Integration, Fighting Same-Sex Marriage

Fox’s Shepard Smith: Some States that Fought Integration, Fighting Same-Sex Marriage

Every now and then, someone of Fox News makes sense. Shepard Smith compared the states resisting same sex marriage in the U.S. to those states who wanted to keep segregation in tact in the U.S. during the Civil Rights Movement. This comes as the U.S. Supreme Court will hear four different […]

by · January 17, 2015 · Gay Rights
MA Governor’s Daughter Katherine Patrick Engaged to Alisha Marie Lemieux

MA Governor’s Daughter Katherine Patrick Engaged to Alisha Marie Lemieux

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced that his daughter, Katherine Patrick, is engaged to marry her partner Alisha Marie Lemieux, of New Bedford. Here’s the statement from Gov. Deval Patrick’s office: The Governor and Mrs. Patrick joyfully announce the engagement of their daughter Katherine Wintersmith Patrick to Alisha Marie Lemieux of New […]

by · January 3, 2015 · Gay Rights
Is Opposing Gay Marriage Based on ‘Christian Beliefs’ Racist?

Is Opposing Gay Marriage Based on ‘Christian Beliefs’ Racist?

The Week has an interesting article asking if conservative opposition to gay marriage is the same as being racist. For starters, the Bible did address slavery, but it didn’t seem to be in the context of race-based slavery, as was the case in the U.S., Great Britain, Spain and the […]

by · February 13, 2014 · Gay Rights
GOP Lawmaker Mike Turner Wants to Ban All Marriages in Oklahoma

GOP Lawmaker Mike Turner Wants to Ban All Marriages in Oklahoma

The Republicans are at it again….Oklahoma State Sen. Mike Turner had an epiphany that the best way to get rid of gay marriages is to make all marriages illegal.  Turner believes this would be the best way to honor the Constitution. “[My constituents are] willing to have that discussion about whether […]

by · January 26, 2014 · Politics