Topics :: anti-gay rhetoric

Billy Graham’s Son: I Support Putin, But I’m Not Homophobic

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
In a new interview with the Charlotte Observer, Billy Graham’s son, Franklin Graham, condemns homosexuality, President Obama’s apparent homosexual agenda, but says he isn’t a homophobic or intolerant.

Miss. News Anchor Tells LGBT Community to Take a ’Gaycation’

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Mar 28, 2014
A local news anchor for Mississippi’s ABC and CBS-affiliated station WLOX is coming under fire this week for making controversial remarks in a Facebook post about the LGBT community.

Barilla Pasta Opens Restaurant in Mega-Gay Midtown Manhattan

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Mar 14, 2014
After inciting rage and boycotts across the globe for last fall’s anti-gay comments, Barilla, the world’s largest pasta producer, has now opened the doors to an Italian restaurant in mega-gay midtown Manhattan.

Secretary of State John Kerry Responds to Gambian President’s Anti-Gay Remarks

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Feb 20, 2014
Secretary of State John Kerry released a statement Wednesday condemning Gambian President Yahya Jammeh for calling gay people "vermin" and saying that gays should be exterminated like mosquitos that cause malaria during a speech on Tuesday.

Man Goes Off on Anti-Gay Tirade After Ill. House Approves Gay Marriage Bill

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Nov 7, 2013
A man went on a bizarre tirade on a Chicago bus after lawmakers from the Illinois House approved a bill on Tuesday that grants marriage rights to same-sex couples.

Gambia President: Homosexuality Top Global Threat

Friday Sep 27, 2013
The president of Gambia is using his address to the United Nations General Assembly to attack gays and lesbians, calling homosexuality one of the three "biggest threats to human existence."

US Anti-Gay Pastor Scott Lively: ’I Influenced the Russian Law’

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Sep 18, 2013
In a new interview with NBC News, the anti-gay pastor Scott Lively spewed his typical homophobic rhetoric but also said he is responsible for Russia passing its controversial "homosexual propaganda" law.

Texas Lawmaker Blasted Over Alleged Anti-Gay Comments

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Aug 16, 2013
A Texas councilwoman has come under fire this week after a former aide leaked an alleged recording of the politician spewing anti-gay remarks.

P&G Comes Under Fire for Advertising on Russian TV

By EDGE | Wednesday Aug 14, 2013
In response to virulently anti-gay rhetoric on Russia’s most watched news program, American multinational consumer goods company Procter and Gamble has recently come under fire for its role as Russian television’s largest advertiser.

Rapper Tyga Caught Spewing Anti-Gay Language

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Aug 8, 2013
Rapper Tyga used anti-gay language, according to TMZ.