LGBT rights

Biden Administration Issues Proclamation Commemorating Transgender Day of Visibility

President Joe Biden's administration affirmed its support for the transgender community, issuing a proclamation commemorating today, which happens to be…

2 years ago

Trump Says He Can “Live With” Supreme Court’s Decision on LGBT Rights Despite Conservative Anger

Donald Trump says he can accept the Supreme Court's decision on LGBT rights, despite conservative outrage. The President did not…

3 years ago

Opinion: Haley’s UN Vote Tells The World We Are Not A Champion Of Human Rights

When Niki Haley voted no on a UN resolution to ban the death penalty for apostasy, adultery, blasphemy and same…

6 years ago

Erick Erickson Says Gays Make People Uncomfortable and Should Expect to be Assaulted

If intolerant white males have the right to respond violently solely on account of your appearance, you don't really have…

6 years ago

Hate Group Leader Calls on Trump to Lead Witch-Hunt of Pro-LGBT Officials

Trump needs to make clear “'activists' within the State Department promoting" pro-LGBT policies "will be ferreted out and will be…

6 years ago

Texas AG Paxton Lies Explaining Lawsuit Over School Toilet Access

There have been more criminal charges filed against Paxton than there have been cases, zero in fact, of transgender people…

7 years ago

Texas GOP Platform Is Patently Un-American, Religious and Nativist

"The only solution to the current situation is for Texas to threaten to secede. Then Washington will start cleaning up…

7 years ago

Springsteen Raises the Stakes In His Crusade To Fight North Carolina Bigotry

"It’s the strongest means I have for raising my voice in opposition to those who won't recognize the human rights…

7 years ago

Evangelical Martyr Kim Davis Secretly Met The Pope – Now Send Her Back To Jail

Apparently, 5 days in jail did little more than embolden the newly crowned martyr to thumb her nose at Judge…

8 years ago

Ted Cruz Confuses The Right To Marry With Being Obsessed With Sex

Senator Cruz accuses the media of being obsessed with sex because they asked him questions about where he stands on…

8 years ago

Democrats Fight Back Against Religious Freedom Laws By Pushing For LGBT Federal Protections

In a pointed response to the discrimination brought about by Indiana's so-called "Religious Freedom" law, House Democrats announced a resolution…

8 years ago

Alabama Begins Issuing Marriage Licenses To Same Sex Couples

On Monday, the state of Alabama began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. A defiant Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice,…

8 years ago

North Carolina Could Join the Ranks of States That Recognize Marriage Equality

It's time for the Supreme Court to officially recognize that marriage equality triumphed over homophobia.

9 years ago

Republicans Call For An Armed Uprising Over Gay Marriage

Republicans and conservatives gathered in Utah to issue a call for an uprising against same-sex marriage.

9 years ago

Southern Comfort: Why The South Ain’t So ‘Backwards’ Anymore

The south is becoming more and more socially progressive, which is leading to an educated populace that should no longer…

10 years ago

SCOTUS Must Decide if the Bible Supersedes The Constitution’s Guarantee of Equal Rights

Justices must acknowledge the prohibition on same-sex marriage, and homosexuality in general, has no other foundational basis than it is…

10 years ago

A Win For Equal Marriage: New York Court Rules DOMA Unconstitutional

Score one for equality, today a New York court ruled that DOMA unconstitutionally discriminates against married same-sex couples.

11 years ago

Republicans Punish Americans Who Believe the Constitution Guarantees Them Equal Rights

Republicans are supporting government that dictates to Americans who they can love, when women have children, and giving employers and…

11 years ago

Republicans Serve the Bible Not the Constitution on Gay Marriage

The opposition to gay marriage is based solely in religious dogmata, and by legislating against same-sex marriage, Republicans are sanctioning…

11 years ago

Prop 8: A Victory For Equality, The Constitution, And The Founding Fathers

The Prop 8 ruling was a victory for the gay community, but it was a bigger victory for equality and…

11 years ago

Republicans Will Pay At The Polls If They Deny Gays Equal Rights

The GOP's hate-inspired position will haunt them on Election Day if they continue promising to deny gay Americans equal rights.

11 years ago

Christofascist Organization Lays Claim to “Gay” Rainbow

NOM says the rainbow is a Christian symbol stolen by the gay rights people. Would this be a good time…

12 years ago

The Legal Battle Over Prop 8: A Study in Christian Bigotry

Prop 8 is the result of California's Supreme Court decision that said banning same-sex couples from marrying was unconstitutional. Religious…

12 years ago

Conservative Christian Bigotry Lurks Behind Opposition to Lifting DADT

People like Sen. John McCain will always find bigots like himself who object to gays existing, much less serving in…

12 years ago

“Polarizing Carl” Paladino

Carl Paladino, New York’s GOP candidate for governor, did something surprising for a Republican politician Sunday; he went after gays.

13 years ago