Bill Nye Explains Why Being Gay Is Perfectly Natural

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Bill Nye “The Science Guy” explains why being gay is both perfectly natural, and a natural part of the evolutionary process. In a new video for Big Think, popular science explainer Bill Nye explains why homosexuality makes sense from an evolutionary and a genetic standpoint. An anonymous viewer asks Bill about same-sex attraction, and how [Read More...]

Christian Bakers Fined For Doxxing Lesbian Couple Via Social Media

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It wasn’t refusing to bake a wedding cake that earned Sweet Cakes By Melissa a $135,000 fine, it was the fact that the Christian bakers published the personal information of the lesbian couple requesting the cake, thus inviting fellow anti-gay Christians to attack and threaten the couple and their foster children. While many Christians claim [Read More...]

Kansas Governor Issues Executive Order Promoting Discrimination Against LGBT

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Under the pretense of protecting sincerely held religious beliefs, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback issues an executive order promoting discrimination against LGBT people. The order allows taxpayer funded religious groups, including those providing social services, to discriminate against LGBT people and their families without fear of legal consequence. Tuesday, Governor Brownback issued the executive order titled [Read More...]

Frantic SC Lawmaker Calls For Church To Rise Up Against Same-Sex Marriage

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A scheduled debate on the Confederate flag goes off the rails as one South Carolina lawmaker rants “the devil is taking control” while advocating for “the church” to rise up against the state in opposition to marriage equality. South Carolina state Sen. Lee Bright (R) began a debate about removing the Confederate flag from the [Read More...]

‘For God’s Glory’: Entire Tenn. County Clerk’s Office Resigns Over Gay Marriage

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Claiming they act “for the Glory of God,” the entire staff of of a county clerk’s office in Tennessee has resigned rather than issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Decatur County Clerk’s Office employees Gwen Pope, Sharon Bell and Mickey Butler will resign their positions effective July 14. The trio made their joint decision after [Read More...]

George Takei Calls Clarence Thomas ‘A Clown In Blackface’

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Former Star Trek star and social media giant George Takei calls Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas “a clown in blackface” while slamming Thomas for claiming the U.S. Constitution does not guarantee human dignity. Takei was rightfully angry at Thomas for making some offensive and bizarre claims in his dissent to last week’s decision legalizing same-sex [Read More...]

Christian Activist: Execute Gays And Gay-Accepting Christians

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Praising Vladimir Putin and urging readers to burn the “fag flag,” a prominent Christian activist argues gays and the Christians who accept them should be put to death. Theodore Shoebat, the son of anti-Islam activist Walid Shoebat, is a self-described “Christian militant” and an extreme anti-gay activist. Shoebat and his father are regular contributors to [Read More...]

Huckabee: Christians Must Follow God and Resist Marriage Equality

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Assuming he speaks for all Christians, GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee says Christians will have no choice but to resist the “judicial tyranny” of marriage equality via civil disobedience. Appearing on  ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” Huckabee declared Christians are “either going to follow God, what they truly believe, or they will follow civil [Read More...]

Tasty Tears: Marriage Equality Makes Conservative Christians Cry

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Conservative Christians are crying sweet, salty tears of unfathomable sadness, and they are delicious. Yesterday, after the historic Supreme Court ruling that the Constitution requires that same-sex couples be allowed to marry, conservative Christians began a collective meltdown that promises to continue throughout the 2016 election cycle and beyond. Perhaps the most over-the-top reaction came [Read More...]

Clarence Thomas Claims Constitution Does Not Guarantee Human Dignity

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Arguing against same-sex marriage, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas claims the U.S. Constitution does not guarantee human dignity. Writing his dissent in response to the Supreme Court’s historic decision affirming that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry, Thomas took issue with the concept of human “dignity” used by his colleagues in the majority [Read More...]