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Charlotte Teacher Sues After Being Fired for Same-Sex Marriage

Charlotte Teacher Sues After Being Fired for Same-Sex Marriage

By Maria Dominguez | Feb 4
Lonnie Billard filed suit against the Charlotte Catholic High School who fired him once his marriage plans were made public on a Facebook post.

Jerry Falwell, Jr. Claims Trump Offered Him Education Secretary Post

Jerry Falwell, Jr. Claims Trump Offered Him Education Secretary Post

By John Riley | Dec 4
Prominent evangelical leader and Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. says he was offered the position of Secretary of Education under President-elect Donald Trump's new administration.

'Kill Gays' American Pastor Denies Deportation from Botswana; Says He Left 'Voluntarily'

By John Riley | Sep 24
Following the lead of neighbor South Africa, the president of Botswana is turning away an anti-gay pastor who became infamous for celebrating the massacre at Orlando's Pulse nightclub in June.

Trump Calls for Repeal of Religious Tax Exemption

By Michael d'Oliveira | Jul 28
During his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last Thursday, Donald Trump again called for the repeal of the restrictions on tax-exempt religious organizations getting involved in politics.

'Great Wall of Love' Blockade of Westboro Baptist Church Planned in Philly

Jul 25
The hate group Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) has announced a protest against the Mazzoni Center's Transgender Health Clinic at 809 Locust St., to be held on July 26, 2016.

Sacramento Minister Doubles Down on Anti-Gay Remarks

Sacramento Minister Doubles Down on Anti-Gay Remarks

Jun 16
"The tragedy is that more of them didn't die," an anti-gay Baptist pastor declared in a Sunday sermon after the terror attack in Orlando, Florida. Now the same pastor has followed up with claims that gays are "unnatural" and "pedophiles."

GOP's Social, Fiscal Conservatives at Odds Over Gay Rights

By David A. Lieb | Apr 6
For a party already being torn apart by the presidential contest, anti-gay state legislative efforts have exposed deep rifts between the GOP's social conservatives and its pro-business wing.

New York Moves to Halt 'Conversion Therapy' for Youths

By Jennifer Peltz | Feb 7
New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, joining a number of states that have acted against what's known as gay conversion therapy.

Kentucky Gov.-Elect: Clerks Won't Have to See Their Names on Same-Sex Couples' Marriage Licenses

By John Riley | Nov 14
According to Reuters, Gov.-elect Matt Bevin, a Republican, said on Friday that when he takes office in December, he will order changes to the state marriage license form to accommodate those who object to same-sex marriage.

While Conservatives Make Political Hay, Faith Leaders Mull True Meaning of 'Religious Liberty'

By John Riley | Sep 20
"If I'm a vegan, and I say, 'I'm not going to give out hunting licenses because I'm totally averse to killing and I am opposed to the current interpretation of the 2nd Amendment,' would I be within my rights to refuse to give out hunting licenses?"

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