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'Kill Gays' American Pastor Denies Deportation from Botswana; Says He Left 'Voluntarily'

INTERNATIONAL | By John Riley | Sep 24
Following the lead of neighbor South Africa, the president of Botswana is turning away an anti-gay pastor who became infamous for celebrating the massacre at Orlando's Pulse nightclub in June.

Hong Kong Bishop Compares Gay People to Drug Addicts

RELIGION | By Rhuaridh Marr | Nov 15
Hong Kong may have just celebrated its largest Pride parade ever, but that hasn't stopped the local Catholic community from wading in and repeatedly insulting everyone.

Archbishop Set to Attend 'March for Marriage' in DC

NATIONAL | By Chris Hunqueriza | Apr 11
San Francisco's anti-gay Catholic archbishop is again participating in an anti-same-sex marriage rally in Washington, D.C. just days before the U.S. Supreme Court is to hear oral arguments on the matter.

In SF, Students, Parents Speak Out Against Archbishop's 'Morality' Clauses

RELIGION | Mar 21
About 500 people gathered Monday at the University of San Francisco to discuss recent proposals that Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone has unveiled that many say would alter education of students.

Anti-Gay Pastor Scott Lively Won't Be Called 'Anti-Gay'

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Feb 17
What do you call someone who writes a book claiming that the Nazi party was founded in a gay bar then brags about influencing foreign governments to adopt laws criminalizing homosexuality?

Anti-Gay SF Archbishop Puts 'Morality Clauses' in Employee Handbook

RELIGION | By EDGE | Feb 5
San Francisco's anti-gay archbishop is at it again. This time with 2,000 words worth of morals clauses in a handbook for high school employees.

Harlem Hate Pastor Claims Justin Bieber Cut Off His Breasts

RELIGION | By EDGE | Feb 3
Just when you thought he couldn't get crazier, Rev. James David Manning is now claiming that pop idol Justin Bieber is transgender.

Marriage Equality Foes Falter

NATIONAL | By Justin Snow | Jun 21
Opponents of same-sex marriage tried to keep their movement alive during a rally Thursday outside the United States Capitol. Speakers included many of the usual suspects, but only one member rod Congress.

Cordileone Defends Marriage March Speech

POLITICS | By Chuck Colbert | Jun 19
San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone, who is scheduled to speak at Thursday’s March for Marriage in Washington, D.C., is defending his decision to address the rally, a gathering his critics charge is anti-gay.

Anti-Gay Preacher May Be Charged Under Uganda’s New Law

RELIGION | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 23
Ugandan pastor Martin Ssempa may now be charged under the very same "Anti-Homosexuality Act" that he is trying to promote.

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