January 15, 2014

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When Conservatism Fails, West Virginians Get Poisoned

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 15, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Little by little, a steady drip of deregulation erodes the capacity of government agencies to protect citizens from companies more concerned with profit than public health and safety.Read More

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Put Me in Your Column (Title)

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

I'm starting a new column in an LGBT newspaper, but I need your help.Read More

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Was This CNN Reporter Stoned During Pot Story?

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

CNN journalist Randi Kaye went to Colorado to report on the legalization of marijuana there. But from the looks of things, she wasn't just reporting.Read More

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China to Build Titanic Replica That Simulates Sinking

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

"They will think, 'The water will drown me, I must escape with my life.'"Read More


It's NOT a Choice. Here's Why That Matters.

Filed by Guest Blogger | January 15, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

The choice myth is the clog in the drain that keeps the stagnant waters of anti-gay bigotry in the kitchen sink of politics, religion, and culture.Read More

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Bryan Fischer: Marriage Equality Trends 'Irrelevant'

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

Why doesn't Bryan Fischer care that a clear and growing majority of Americans think his hateful anti-LGBT views belong on the dustbin of history? Because Jesus, of course.Read More

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UN Human Rights Chief Slams Nigeria's Anti-Gay Law

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

The UN High Commissioner on Human Rights, Navi Pillay, denounced Nigeria's anti-LGBT law as "draconian" and said it violates LGBT people's basic human rights.Read More

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'Ex-Gay' Therapy Bans Introduced in Three States

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Lawmakers in Maryland, New York, and Minnesota have all recently introduced bills that propose to block dangerous "ex-gay" therapy from being offered to minors.Read More

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NOM's Brian Brown Joins International Anti-Gay Group

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 10:30 AM | comments

From the looks of things, Brian Brown wants to keep hurting LGBT families around the planet for a long, long time. Read More

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Same-Sex Couples Happier Than Straight Couples: Study

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

New study from the U.K.'s Open University: "LGBQ participants (lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer) are more generally positive about and happier with the quality of their relationship and the relationship which they have with their partner."Read More

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Nigerian Televangelist Claims to Cure AIDS, Bring Wealth

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 9:30 AM | comments

TB Joshua, a Nigerian "faith healer" widely believed to be Africa's most popular televangelist, claims he can zap AIDS right out of people with the power of prayer.Read More

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Watch Out for the Devil Baby

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

He screams bloody murder, projectile vomits, and chases pedestrians down the street. Coming soon to a city near you?Read More


Tony Perkins Whines Hysterically About Oklahoma Ruling

Filed by John M. Becker | January 15, 2014 | 8:00 AM | comments

Something about activist judges and polygamy and persecution of Christians. You know, the same old garbage.Read More