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How Can Christians Object To Homosexuality In The Star Wars Universe?

Leviticus declares that “You shall not lie with mankind, as with womankind”. That’s men and women. It doesn’t say anything about what ewoks or wookies should do. [...]

Republican Candidates Ally With Man Who Says Gay Suicide is Kids’ own Fault and Calls for More Bullying

Tony Perkins of the hard-right Christian Family Research Council came out today on NPR, in a sense. No, he didn’t admit he’s gay. But he did come out to freely admit he thinks that it’s gay kids’ own fault when they commit suicide:

Tony Perkins, president of the evangelical Family Research Council, says gay activists [...]

Maine Anti-Gay Rally That Shut Mainers Out Was Funded by Washington, DC Religious Group

Boy oh boy, you can say this for the anti-gay forces seeking to overturn Maine’s same-sex marriage law: when they go in for something, they don’t do it by halves.

You may remember that in September of 2009, an anti-gay calling itself “Stand for Marriage Maine” held what they called a “rally” in the city [...]

Landslide Winner in 2009 Values Voter Summit Straw Poll: Blank

On September 19, 2009, the Family Research Council tried to put its best face on it. Its annual Values Voter Summit presidential straw poll is open to all who register to attend its Values Voter Summit in Washington, DC. This year, that makes for about 1,800 invited to vote in the straw poll. But of [...]

If Marriage Laws are Religiously Based, Government Chooses Between Religions

A fair number of Americans are justifying marriage discrimination against gay and lesbian people by making references to their religious beliefs. Take fundamentalist Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council, who recently sent this message to sympathetic Maine churches from his post in Washington, DC, urging them to ban same-sex marriage in the state:

Since [...]