Tag Archives: LGBTQ

When standing up for equality and human rights really isn’t standing up at all

The NCAA is officially returning to North Carolina, seven months after yanking multiple championship events from the state over its passage of the anti-transgender law known as HB2. The NCAA… Read more »

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 »

Truth: Who knew it could be so fungible??

Once upon a time, 1998 if memory serves, President Bill Clinton was subjected to an impeachment trial in the US Senate. Republicans in Congress- and Conservatives across the board- were… 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 »

I don’t like your Christians; they’re so unlike your Christ

“If Hillary Clinton was going to continue and double down on the policies of Barack Obama, I think people just saw no hope that the United States would return to… Read more »

“We’ve really wanted to play with the principles around advertising, but it had to be authentic”

Mike Eckhaus and Zoe Latta of design label Eckhaus Latta recently ignited controversy with images from their new spring 2017 campaign. The designers got real people (not professional models) to… 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 »

North Carolina: Where democracy is for losers and atheist, baby Jesus-hating Liberals

Since North Carolina voters elected Democratic governor Roy Cooper in November, the Republican-dominated state legislature has been on a mission to take away the governor’s power. The legislature’s latest power… Read more »

It’s official; the inmates are now running the asylum

WhiteHouse.gov immediately wiped pages on LGBT rights, civil rights, climate change, and health care from its “issues” section after Donald Trump took the oath of office. The page on climate… Read more »

“Making the lives of LGBT people harder” isn’t a Christian value

U.S.-based Religious Right groups have a long track record of collaborating with their counterparts in other countries to restrict women’s health choices and make life harder and more dangerous for… Read more »