Fundie Watch: April 2012


Savage Offends Christian Teens at Journalism Conference

Filed by Viktor Kerney | April 30, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Dan Savage served a sassy, but truthful dish at the National High School Journalist Conference in Seattle. In his speech, Dan discussed how Christians misuse the Bible for their own benefit. Fundies are outraged, of course.Read More


Sacred Heart Still Says No Graduation Speech for Gay Alumni

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 29, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

As pressure continues to mount, both from students and from the general public, one thing is clear - the controversy is far from over.Read More

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God's Man on the Gridiron

Filed by Leslie Robinson | April 27, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Ron Brown is an assistant football coach at the University of Nebraska. He also leads a Christian ministry, hosts a Christian radio show and writes a column for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes' magazine. Are you sensing trouble?Read More


Catholic School Rescinds Invitation to Gay Commencement Speaker

Filed by John M. Becker | April 26, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

The Catholic campaign of spiritual bullying against LGBT people continues...Read More


Homophobia: The New 'Hate Word'

Filed by Mercedes Allen | April 19, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Increasingly, the Canadian far right has not merely imported rhetoric from south of the border, it has also refined and exported it as well.Read More

The Pope Song

Catholics & Gay Marriage: Schisms-R-Us

Filed by Leslie Robinson | April 10, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Catholic church in this country, while not in its death throes, is suffering from a rupture and a nervous condition. The church's hold on its members has ruptured, and that's going to make any denomination nervous.Read More