Anti-Gay Evangelical Group Gets Public Funding for Work in Uganda

An Ontario-based evangelical group that describes homosexuality as a “perversion” has received funding from the government of Canada to complete a series of projects in Uganda, where homosexuality is illegal and may soon be punishable by death. [Read more...]

Vassar Students Counter Westboro Protest With LGBT Fundraiser

The Westboro Baptist Church, known for picketing the funerals of fallen soldiers and proclaiming freely that “God hates fags,” has announced that their next protest will be held at Vassar College on February 28th.

But Vassar students have done them one better. [Read more...]

Virginia Senate Approves Bill Allowing College Groups to Discriminate Based On Religious Beliefs

The Virginia state Senate this week approved a bill that would allow student groups at publicly funded colleges and universities to discriminate against members whose religious beliefs don’t align with those of the group. [Read more...]

Tennessee ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill Would Require Teachers To Out Gay Students to Their Parents

Last year, a proposed law colloquially known as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill threatened to ban all discussions of homosexuality in Tennessee schools. Though it gleefully died in assembly, it was reintroduced this week… and with harsher provisions than the first time around. [Read more...]

Christian Music Venue Fires Employee For Pro-Gay Rights Shirt

Wes Breedwell, a seven-year employee of a Nashville music venue and Christian youth facility called Rocketown, was fired from his job this week for wearing a pro-gay t-shirt. [Read more...]


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