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  • Censoring the Day of Silence

    Just in case anyone was still wondering why it is important to challenge the 'culture wars are over or about to be' narrative popularized by various misguided Inside the Beltway retainers -- consider this news coming out of Tennessee. ...
  • Don’t Underestimate the Tea-Baggers

    The cool, cerebral White House might logically conclude that Wednesday’s decidedly uncool, uncerebral “tea bag” protests were intellectually and politically incoherent, and therefore not worth a second thought. That would be a dangerous mistake. ...
  • 'Getting Real' About Bullying-Related Suicides

    Today tens of thousands of students across the country will choose to demonstrate their commitment to stopping anti-gay harassment by not saying a word all day, participating in GLSEN's Day of Silence. ...
  • Pope Investigating US Catholic Sisters For Not Holding Vatican Line On Homosexuality

    The Vatican has launched a doctrinal investigation into the leadership of Catholic sisters in the United States, reportedly because they have not sufficiently promoted the Vatican line on homosexuality and other issues....
  • Republican Redemption: The Gay Old Party?

    Will the new group of gay republicans be the party's saving grace or will they cleave the party for good? ...
  • Know-Nothing Christians Irate Over Obama Comments

    The president said America was not a Christian nation, sparking right wing cries that he’s “thrown Christianity under the bus.” The real problem here is the lack of religious literacy among his critics....
  • Anderson Cooper: 'It's Hard To Talk When You're Teabaggin''

    Anderson Cooper seems to have gotten more than his foot in his mouth. ...
  • A Strange Dual Citizenship

    Melba Abreu and Beatrice Hernandez file state taxes as what they are—a legally married Massachusetts couple. But under federal law, they have to file federal taxes as what they aren’t—two single women....
  • We've Already Won the Battle Over Gay Marriage

    Gay marriage advocate Beth Robinson, center, holds back tears following the passage of a gay marriage bill in Vermont. The state became the fourth to legalize gay marriage last Tuesday....
  • Four Things You Didn’t Know About God and Same-Sex Marriage

    Christians who oppose same-sex marriage say it goes against the biblical conception of marriage and sexuality, but they're wrong....
  • And They Didn’t Disappoint

    After the April 3 unanimous decision of the Iowa Supreme Court striking down that state’s same-sex marriage ban, followed by the Vermont legislature’s overriding the governor’s veto of that state’s marriage equality legislation, it was just a matt...
  • When Words Can Kill: 'That's So Gay'

    Anti-Gay Taunts in School Lead to 11-Year-Old's Suicide and Rising Calls for Change....
  • Palin’s AG Pick Defended Statue Of KKK Member, Said It ‘Gets An A For Courage.’

    Wayne Anthony Ross, Gov. Sarah Palin’s (R-AK) nominee for Alaska Attorney General, has come under fire recently for previously calling gays “degenerates”......
  • “Tea Parties” are a Total FOX News Invention

    You absolutely must watch this report before the so-called tea parties begin. It shows how these lame events (that haven’t even happened yet and we’re already sick of) are wholly invented by FOX News in an effort to ride another news cycle. Disgustin...
  • 2M4M, New Extremist Right Wing Project, Now Gay Website

    We all remember Rachel Maddow making fun of the National Organization for Marriage and its new 2M4M project, which evidently is a dating service for gay threesomes. ...
  • State Fairness

    The fanatics can't beat back marriage equality....
  • Resurrection of Intolerance

    Intolerance? That’s certainly true of the 26% or so who form the hard core of the Republican Party as they view the performance of Barack Obama. ...
  • Gathering Storm Spoof

    A parody of the recent National Organization of Marriage's anti-gay commercial "Gathering Storm...
  • Dobson Concedes That The Far Right Has 'Lost' The Culture War

    James Dobson delivered a farewell speech to the Focus on the Family staff, and conceded that the culture war he helped start hasn't turned out well for the agents of intolerance....
  • Timothy McVeigh, the Radical Right and Glenn Beck

    Glenn Beck is peddling the rhetoric and ideas of the violent radical right that helped inspire the worst act of domestic terrorism in American history....