Religious Right – The 49ers Are Wrong for Helping Bullied Gay Children

By: Friday August 31, 2012 6:00 am

Recently, the San Francisco 49ers made a video speaking out against the bullying of gay teens.

You just KNEW someone from the religious right was going to speak negatively about it.

 

Raleigh Students Hear a Grieving Dad’s Story of Bullied Son’s Suicide

By: Tuesday August 14, 2012 5:54 pm

The sad thing about many of the forces that make so many kids feel there is no way out from bullying is that they are universal. They feel alone, that no one can help them. The families, classmates and schools are left behind to think and hopefully learn how to reduce the pain that causes these suicides. One father’s story, featured in the film “Bully,” was told to Raleigh students when he came to speak. Ty Smalley was only 11 years old when he took his life.

Sunday Late Night: Rick Santorum Proves Kate Kendell Right

By: Sunday January 22, 2012 8:01 pm

Mrs Santorum and her husband will be quite well remembered in that footnote for the choices they made, the bullying they elevated, the hatred they celebrated. Not for their faith, and not for their family. Sure it’s very sad. But it’s not only sad for the Santorums.

Teen’s Powerful Anti-Bullying Video

By: Sunday December 4, 2011 6:46 am

Jonah Mowry expresses his feelings on being bullied since he was 6.

Lady Gaga at Obama Silicon Valley Fundraiser

By: Monday September 26, 2011 3:26 pm

Lady Gaga bought a top-tier ticket and attended an exclusive Silicon Valley fundraiser at the home of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg on Sunday night. Wearing a black, sleeveless lace gown and with her hair piled up, Lady Gaga was 2 feet taller than everyone including Obama, thanks to her super high heels and substantial up-do. Her outfit included a black veil. In recent days Gaga has been saddened and angered by the suicide of 14 year old fan Jamey Rodemeyer, and her choice of attire suggests mourning.

2011 NC Pride: Lonely, Pathetic Fundie Spouts Idiocy, Junk Science

By: Sunday September 25, 2011 1:00 pm

2011 Pride, held in Durham, NC on 9/24/2011, was a festive, albeit rainy affair (toward the end). Given the recent act by the NC state legislature to put a marriage amendment on the ballot, I expected a healthy fundie turnout. I saw only about 10 people tops, however.

Bible-Beating Kentucky Lawmaker Wants to Pass a Bill to Protect Anti-Gay Bullies

By: Thursday September 15, 2011 9:01 am

The separation of church and state — here’s exactly what happens when religious zealots are elected into public office and don’t see a problem with conflating the two:

Lawmaker Pushes Bill To Allow Bullying Of Gay Students And Concealed Guns

Catfood Commission: Is Simpson an Obama-Appointed Bully or Sexist?

By: Friday November 26, 2010 1:30 pm

I could care less about Simpson behavior if it wasn’t for the fact that President Obama appointed him co-chair of the bipartisan President’s Deficit Commission. It’s disconcerting that Obama tolerates this sexist behavior. Why would he appoint Simpson and stay silent as Simpson used the perch Obama gave him to lash out in such a childish manner and pointedly against women?

Why Are Democrats Bullying Gay Voters?

By: Sunday October 10, 2010 12:30 pm

The DNC and the HRC are attacking gay Democrats for their lack of enthusiasm in this election.

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