Religious Right Spokesman Predicts ‘Rebellion’ and ‘Revolution’ Over DOMA Decision

By: Tuesday July 9, 2013 10:55 am

Have you ever heard someone say something so dumb, so stupid that the only thing you have to do in order to refute it is to just play the comment back? Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver on how marriage equality will lead to a “revolution.”


FDL Book Salon Welcomes Frederic C. Rich, Christian Nation: A Novel

By: Sunday July 7, 2013 1:59 pm

How and why evangelicals persist, what motivates their zealotry and what they would do with power if they got it—these are the “What-ifs” Frederic C. Rich asks through his characters and a counterfactual storyline that takes readers from a key historical tipping point—the election and subsequent death of John McCain in 2008—through plausible plot twists and fictional conflicts that remain deeply rooted in the very real people, politics and ideologies that even today are significant forces in American life.

Religious Right Promises to Throw a Hissy Fit if the Supreme Court Rules Against DOMA, Prop 8

By: Friday June 21, 2013 8:05 am

everal religious right groups have signed a statement of resistance should the Supreme Court rule in favor of marriage equality. But if you ask me, I have no idea what the hell they are threatening to do.

Religious Right Portrays Jason Collins as Threatening Black Man Who Has ‘Butt Sex’

By: Thursday May 9, 2013 3:05 pm

Apparently the religious right are upset to the point of insane distraction by the fact that NBA player Jason Collins came out of the closet. While the lgbt community, while still celebrating Collins’ decision to be open about his life, have pretty much moved to other matters, the religious right continue to castigate Collins.

Anti-Gay Hate Groups Don’t Like to Hear the Truth About Themselves

By: Friday April 19, 2013 5:54 pm

when the Family Research Council, the American Family Association (two groups mentioned in the email), and their allies (which includes Fox News “cultural reporter” Todd Starnes) complain about this letter – which they had been doing ad nauseum, they claimed that the Rich was attacking “Christian” groups or ministries. Starnes even blames Obama and says he is “religiously cleansing” the military.

Assemblies of God Lawyer Assures Pastors That They Can Legally Refuse to Conduct Same-Sex Marriages

By: Monday April 1, 2013 2:55 pm

In 2009 the Assemblies of God posted a video that seems to remain unacknowledged by opponents of marriage equality. The video “Performing Same Sex Marriages” features Richard Hammar, General Counsel of the Assemblies of God, assuring AOG churches that their freedom to refuse to marry same-sex couples or to provide church facilities for same-sex weddings is well-protected by the U.S. Constitution and numerous supreme court rulings.

Cardinal Timothy Dolan Admits That the Catholic Church’s Opposition to Same-Sex Civil Marriage Is Anti-Gay

By: Sunday March 31, 2013 9:00 am

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Roman Catholic Archbishop of New York and president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, made a surprising admission during an interview this morning on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” that the church doesn’t know how to pursue it’s policy of opposing civil marriage for same-sex couples without being anti-gay.

NC: Rowan County Officials Erupt Over ACLU Lawsuit Challenging Its Official Public Prayers

By: Wednesday March 13, 2013 11:35 am

Fundie Rowan County elected officials are out of control.

NOM’s Brian Brown to Get Honorary Degree From Non-Existent University

By: Monday February 25, 2013 1:18 pm

The anti-gay Coalition of African American Pastors has announced that National Organization for Marriage’s Brian Brown is scheduled to receive an “honorary doctorate of letters” this weekend. The degree will be conferred by American Urban University. Except that American Urban University doesn’t seem to exist.

Anti-Gay Pastor Launches Radio Show to Address “Idiocy” of Fellow Radical-Right Christians

By: Sunday February 17, 2013 7:00 pm

Anti-gay campaigner and former televangelist Gary Randall is coming out of retirement to host a daily radio show which he hopes will help unite the warring factions within Washington state’s radical-right Christian wing.

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