Post Tagged with: "Gay Rights"

Sylvia Ann Driskell Sues All Homosexuals for Breaking “Moral Laws”

Sylvia Ann Driskell Sues All Homosexuals for Breaking “Moral Laws”

SMH:  Nebraska resident Sylvia Ann Driskell, who identifies herself as the “ambassador” for plaintiffs “God and His Son, Jesus Christ,” filed a lawsuit accusing all homosexuals on Earth for breaking “religious and moral laws,” NBC News reports.

by · May 6, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Rick Santorum: “If Bruce Jenner Says He’s a Woman, Then He’s a Woman”

Rick Santorum: “If Bruce Jenner Says He’s a Woman, Then He’s a Woman”

Rick Santorum “loves and accepts” Bruce Jenner’s coming out as a woman. The right wing will say whatever it takes to score political points. Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum says if Bruce Jenner says “he’s a woman, then he’s a woman.” I guess that softening of his heart came after Jenner […]

by · May 2, 2015 · Elections
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
Sweet Cakes Fined $135K for Refusing to Bake Lesbian Couple’s Wedding Cake

Sweet Cakes Fined $135K for Refusing to Bake Lesbian Couple’s Wedding Cake

An Oregon judge ruled that a lesbian couple turned away by baker who refused to make their wedding cake on religious grounds, should receive $135,000 for their emotional suffering, the Oregonian reports. The administrative law judge Alan McCullough for the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries said Rachel Bowman-Cryer and […]

by · April 25, 2015 · Religious News
Pastor Charles Stanley’s Anti-Gay Views Akin to Self-Righteous Pharisees

Pastor Charles Stanley’s Anti-Gay Views Akin to Self-Righteous Pharisees

Southern Baptist preacher Charles Stanley recently made news when he declined an award from a Jewish organization because of his anti-gay views. For many years, I read his In Touch devotional everyday. Well, that ended when he said “AIDs was God’s punishment to America for accepting homosexuality” He said homosexuality […]

by · April 24, 2015 · Religious News
Pastor Charles Stanley Declines Award After Jews Question Anti-Gay Views

Pastor Charles Stanley Declines Award After Jews Question Anti-Gay Views

Pastor Charles Stanley slammed for anti-gay views Atlanta pastor Charles Stanley was slammed for his anti-gay views and has declined an award for his support of Israel. Stanley, whose son Andy Stanley leads megachurch North Point Community Church, was set to accept an award from the Jewish National Fund on Thursday, […]

by · April 21, 2015 · Religious News
Hillary Clinton Shows Commitment to Diversity with Openly Gay Campaign Manager

Hillary Clinton Shows Commitment to Diversity with Openly Gay Campaign Manager

While the Republicans are throwing the kitchen sink at Hillary Clinton, she is quietly building a very diverse campaign staff, including hiring openly gay Robby Mook as her campaign manager. The Democrats understand the power of diversity, mirroring the changing American demographics. Vermont native Robby Mook is the first openly gay […]

by · April 20, 2015 · Elections
Pastor Andy Stanley: Churches Should be ‘Safest Place on Planet’ for Gay Youth

Pastor Andy Stanley: Churches Should be ‘Safest Place on Planet’ for Gay Youth

Pastor Andy Stanley on gay youth Atlanta megachurch pastor Andy Stanley says the church should be the “safest place on the planet” for gay youth “to talk about anything.” Um, this is sure to irk right wing evangelical Franklin Graham. But then again, he may not care, since North Point […]

by · April 19, 2015 · Religious News
Martin O’Malley Ramps Up 2016 Presidential Bid by Striking Populist Tone

Martin O’Malley Ramps Up 2016 Presidential Bid by Striking Populist Tone

Martin O’Malley strikes populist tone Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is striking a populist tone as he ramps up his 2016 presidential bid. It would be in Hillary Clinton’s best interest not to ignore the impact he could have on progressives during the primary season. Martin O’Malley’s YouTube channel is […]

by · April 19, 2015 · Elections