Tag Archives: LGBT

An open letter to Kevin Swanson, a man of God and (not really) a real mensch

On…his “Generations” radio program, radical anti-LGBTQ pastor Kevin Swanson said that the children’s magazine Highlights is no better than ISIS because the magazine has announced that it will begin to… Read more »

Without someone to hate and oppress, Conservatives wouldn’t have a reason to live

Trump, saw you just rolled back protections for LGBT federal employees. Come for us? We'll make you regret every remaining day in office. — George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) March 29, 2017… Read more »

Greetings from Texas: Where never is heard a discouraging word…unless you’re LGBTQ

It’s spring in Texas…and thoughts of good Christians are of how to ensure LGBTQ Texans are legally defined as “less than.” Having evidently solved all other pressing problems facing the… Read more »

Tonight: Rick Perry stars in “Old Man Yelling at Clouds”

What people are saying about Rick Perry and the election of @TAMU's first openly gay student president https://t.co/SZ894hPgQh pic.twitter.com/R0dvFWuybP — Austin Statesman (@statesman) March 24, 2017 Former Gov. Rick Perry,… Read more »

Remember when Republicans cared about what they stood for? Yeah, me neither.

President @BarackObama's vacation is costing taxpayers millions of dollars—-Unbelievable! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 5, 2012 Donald Trump’s regular jaunts to his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida appear to be… Read more »

“No child in America should have their rights subject to their zip code”

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers… Read more »

Love others as you would have them love you…unless they’re LGBT. They’re icky…and sinful.

Conservative Republican senators and representatives Wednesday unveiled a dozen bills designed to protect religious practice, including efforts to allow Christians to opt out of serving gay couples if same-sex marriage… Read more »

This is what happens when bigotry and intolerance become more important than love

This message from a bisexual daughter to her radio host father is heartbreaking https://t.co/kdcPUom0SO — The Independent (@Independent) January 16, 2017 The story my father tells is one of a… Read more »

“Talk to a Muslim”…and other exercises in fostering understanding

Today I stepped out of my comfort zone and stood out in a public space holding a box of donuts in front of signs that my husband Sebastian made. “Talk… Read more »

“[A] president has [the] power to change institutions and…[the] public perception of what is normal

“It is a common phrase right now that ‘America has institutions,’” Ms. Tolokonnikova said. “It does. But a president has power to change institutions and a president moreover has power… Read more »