Fundie Watch: June 2012

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Puzzling Out the Phelpsians

Filed by Leslie Robinson | June 18, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

Some people argue that the best way to handle the ever-present, ever-protesting members of the Westboro Baptist Church is to ignore them. That sounds sensible. I just can't do it. Read More


Someone Grab the Smelling Salts

Filed by Bil Browning | June 12, 2012 | 11:45 AM | comments

Tony Perkins is upset that California schoolchildren will learn about history. Why? Because there were LGBT people all throughout history!Read More


Adding to the Christian Splutterings

Filed by Leslie Robinson | June 04, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Leslie Robinson examines the latest outbursts of religiously motivated hate. Read More


Video: Spitzer Discusses Repudiated "Ex-Gay" Study, Rebukes Anti-Gay Religious Right

Filed by John M. Becker | June 03, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

Dr. Robert Spitzer, who recently made headlines after making an unprecedented apology to the LGBT community and victims of so-called "reparative therapy" for his infamous 2001 study that claimed some "highly motivated" homosexuals could change from gay to straight, has spoken on camera for the first time since going public about his change of heart.Read More


In Good Conscience

Filed by Mercedes Allen | June 01, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Recently, I've seen an upsurge in ads being designed for theological colleges and schools -- probably triple the number of ads we've done compared to last year -- and sizable, too. Read More