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Romanian Bishop Embroiled in Gay Sex Tape Scandal with Student

By Colton Wooten | Aug 26
Former Romanian Orthodox Church Bishop Corneliu Barladeanu, 51, got caught with his pants down on tape after a tape was released showing him erotically involved with a male student.

Under IS Rule, Mosul Descended into Darkness, Dread, Pain

By Lori Hinnant | Dec 14
The Associated Press interviewed more than two dozen residents who have left Mosul since Iraqi troops began retaking outlying districts last month. They gave a glimpse into life in a place that has been virtually sealed off from the outside.

Details of State Legislation Seeking 'Religious Protections'

Apr 6
Here's a look at some of anti-gay "religious protection" bills that have advanced in state legislatures over the past year.

Anti-Gay Pastor Scott Lively Won't Be Called 'Anti-Gay'

By Bobby McGuire | Feb 17
What do you call someone who writes a book claiming that the Nazi party was founded in a gay bar then brags about influencing foreign governments to adopt laws criminalizing homosexuality?

Christian Music Star Comes Out, Helps Gay Youth

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 9
Singer Jennifer Knapp just came out, and she's using her voice to help start a discussion about LGBTs in religion, just in time for National Coming Out Day.

Houston Pastors Battle Lesbian Mayor's Gay Rights Ordinance

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 30
A group of pastors and congregants seeking a repeal for Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance have taken their case to the highest court in Texas.

Gay Perverts Will Drive Christians Out of Biz, Says Robertson

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 31
Pat Robertson started the week off with a bang when he said on 7/29 that the gay community would drive Christians out of business and make America a "perverse" place ripe for destruction.

Report Exposes Deceptions by the Religious Right

By Chuck Colbert | Jul 19
Surprise, surprise, surprise: The Religious Right is full of lies! A new report highlights a stepped-up shift in strategy and tactics as anti-LGBT activists claim they're the ones being oppressed.

Gay Teen Suicide More Likely After Religious Counseling

By Winnie McCroy | Jun 26
A new study shows that gay youth who are counseled by a religious leader were more likely to attempt suicide than those who sought no treatment at all.

Church and State :: A History of Religious Intrusion into Government

By William E. Kelly | May 25
Were the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution devised as religious decrees to maintain the status quo, or to allow for the inevitable evolution of our democracy without regard to any specific religion?

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