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Gay Marriage Will Destroy Everything: 5 Pundits & Preachers Predictions

By EDGE | May 9
From a second U.S. Civil War to intergalactic fireballs, the religious right predicts some pretty bad things if the Supreme Court sides in favor of marriage equality.

Conservatives Try to Block Natl. Women's History Museum

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 10
The Religious Right is making one last attempt to block the creation of a new museum dedicated to American women's history, despite numerous failed efforts to derail the project.

Republicans: Obama Must Defend Christian Values

By Steve Peoples | Jun 19
Leading Republicans on Thursday insisted that America’s leaders must do more to defend Christian values at home and abroad, blaming President Barack Obama for attacks on religious freedom

Pastor of Catholic Church Condemned by Right Wing Pundits for Commending Lady Gaga

By EDGE | May 2
The pastor of an upstate New York Catholic Church is in hot water the evangelical religious right for commending Lady Gaga as the product of a Catholic education.

Christian Activists: Children Better Off Orphans Than With Gay Parents

By EDGE | Apr 21
The religious right’s love affair with the anti-gay policies of Russian President Vladmir Putin continued Sunday on the weekly edition of ABC’s "This Week" when a panel of mostly conservative commentators supported the ban on gay adoption in Russia.

Pat Robertson: It’s OK for Christians to Be Friends With Artsy Gays

By Bobby McGuire | Apr 17
Good news! According to televangelist Pat Robertson, although gays are bound to end up spending an eternity in hell, if you’re a faithful Christian who happens to be friend with one, you won’t incur the wrath of the almighty.

Tennessee’s Bully Psalm: ’The Lord Is My Lawyer, I Shall Not Want’

By EDGE | Mar 27
God could end up being the lawyer for Tennessee students interested in bullying LGBT peers while shirking their responsibility to learn real science.

Religious Groups Join, Fight Gay Marriage in Court

By Brady McCombs | Feb 11
A coalition of religious organizations has come together to urge a federal appeals court to uphold same-sex marriage bans in Utah and Oklahoma, saying unions between a man and woman are best for children, families and society.

Anti-Gay Religious Group: Ill. Marriage Equality Bill Caused Tornados

By Jason St. Amand | Nov 20
An anti-gay religious group is blaming Illinois’ marriage equality bill for the tornados that struck the state last weekend.

Gay Rights Ordinance in Texas Draws GOP Objections

By Paul J. Weber | Sep 4
Gay rights victories in Texas haven’t come at the Capitol but at city hall. While nondiscrimination bills in the Legislature languish without even a hearing, Houston has a lesbian mayor and Austin offers health benefits for same-sex couples.

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