LGBT rights

Robertson: Firing Mozilla CEO For Being Anti-gay Means 'God Almighty Is A Hater' Too
Televangelist Pat Robertson on Monday blasted "gay activists" for forcing out Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich after it was discovered that he backed the California Proposition 8 effort that stripped LGBT people of their marriage rights. Read more...
GOP Lawmaker: KKK-owned Businesses Deserve Right To Ban Blacks And Gays
South Dakota state Sen. Phil Jensen (R) believes that a recently-killed bill that would have let companies discriminate against LGBT people should have also let businesses owners in the Ku Klux Klan refuse service to African-Americans. Read more...
Colbert Urges LGBT Viewers To Send Steve King Photos And Videos To Prove They Exist
Stephen Colbert has a solution to help wingnut Rep. Steve King "independently verify" all of those LGBT people exist that he doesn't think should be protected from hate crimes. Read more...
Catholic School Won't March In St. Patrick's Day Parade Over 'Gravely Immoral' Gay Vets
A Catholic school in Massachusetts is refusing to march in Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade for the first time in nearly 25 years because a group of LGBT military veterans were granted permission to participate this year. Read more...
Steve King: Gays Don't Deserve Rights Unless Sexuality Can Be 'Independently Verified'
Rep. Steve King (R-IA) on Sunday said that he opposed protecting LGBT people in hate crimes legislation because their attributes were not "immutable," and so they couldn't prove their sexual orientation. Read more...

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Van Jones Schools Rich Lowery: Don't 'Point To God To Excuse Your Bigotry'
CNN host Van Jones on Sunday asserted to "National Review" Editor Rich Lowry that Christians "point to God" as an excuse to discriminate against LGBT people. Read more...
Fox News' George Will: LGBT People 'Not Neighborly' For Wanting Equal Treatment
Fox News contributor George Will on Sunday said that LGBT people deserved equal treatment from businesses, but they were "not neighborly" and "not nice" for fighting for those rights. Read more...
Fox Pundits Argue That The Free Market Will Take Care Of Problems With Arizona Anti-Gay Law
Fox's Martha MacCallum and Andrea Tantaros think the whole controversy over Arizona's SB 1062 could be avoided if gay people just quit patronizing those anti-gay businesses that want to discriminate against them. Problem solved people. Read more...
Anderson Cooper Takes Apart Arizona Pol For Defending Anti-Gay Bill
CNN's Anderson Cooper let this guy keep digging his own grave as he tried to defend Arizona's proposed anti-LGBT law. Read more...
Fmr. Bush Aide Matt Dowd: Arizona Anti-gay Christians Are Like Islamic Terrorists
President George W. Bush’s former chief strategist Matthew Dowd on Sunday likened Christians in Arizona who are using religion to discriminate against LGBT people to Islamic terrorists. Read more...