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

NATIONAL | 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

RELIGION | 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

CORPORATE | 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

NATIONAL | 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

NATIONAL | 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'

NATIONAL | 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?"

The 'Christian Persecution' Drumbeat Goes on At Second GOP Debate

NATIONAL | By John Riley | Sep 19
The first round of the second GOP debate featured a heated showdown between the four second-tier candidates over the issue of religious liberty for people who object to same-sex marriage.

Anti-Gay Sites Eating Up Gay Baker's Rant

NATIONAL | By John Riley | Jul 25
Jesse Bartholomew's video rant is making the rounds on the Internet, particularly on conservative media.

Hate Group Goes On Diet: 21 Day Fast For Marriage Begins Today

RELIGION | By Bobby McGuire | Apr 7
If all goes to plan, there will be a lot of skinny bigots come May.

LGBT Inclusive Church Barred From Arkansas Easter Parade

RELIGION | By EDGE | Apr 6
If tolerance is "a two-way street," don't even think about holding a parade on it.

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