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SPLC President Spars With AFA Over the Hate Group's Non-Apology

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 30
In the wake of the recent dismissal of Bryan Fischer as their official mouthpiece, the AFA wrote to the SPLC to renounce a series of outrageous anti-gay, racist and Islamaphobic statements made by Fischer. But the SPLC is not buying it.

Bye Bye Bryan Fischer: Hate Group Fires Chief Mouthpiece

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 29
Is the Southern Poverty Law Center-designated anti-gay hate group American Family Association getting soft on hate?

Jindal Headlines All-Day Prayer Rally in Baton Rouge

POLITICS | By Melinda Deslatte | Jan 26
Gov. Bobby Jindal told Christian evangelicals gathered at an all-day prayer rally Saturday that the nation needs a "spiritual revival," as he continued to court religious conservatives for a possible presidential campaign.

HRC's '10 Shocking Facts About the American Family Association'

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Oct 12
What do teen suicide, the Holocaust, ISIS and pedophila all have in common? According to the American Family Association, they're all caused by gay people.

The Ex-Gays are Coming!: Failed Event Returns to DC

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Oct 3
Ex-Gays and those who lie to them are set to take Washington, D.C., by storm for two days of dysfunction, denial and a dinner they'll have to provide for themselves.

Ad Urges RNC Chair to Denounce Upcoming Hate Groups' Event

POLITICS | By EDGE | Sep 24
Does RNC Chair Reince Priebus have the clout to ask fans of GOP superstars Sarah Palin, Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann and Mike Huckabee, to miss seeing their idols by skipping this weekend's anti-gay hate group sponsored Value Voters Summit?

Religious Groups Throw Wet Blanket on #IceBucketChallenge

RELIGION | By EDGE | Aug 21
Instead of throwing ice water, conservative Christian and right to life groups are throwing the proverbial "wet blanket" on the popular #IceBucketChallenge awareness-raising campaign to combat ALS.

Bryan Fischer is Sick and Tired of You Bullying Him

RELIGION | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 16
The American Family Association's Bryan Fischer is floored over the CDC's latest survey, that finds just under 2% of the U.S. is gay, lesbian or bi, and said he is sick and tired of "tiny little minority" of belligerent bullies.

AFA Campaigns Against Burger King's 'Proud Whopper'

CORPORATE | By Bobby McGuire | Jul 15
The Mississippi based hate group, American Family Association, is taking aim at fast food giant Burger King, and it's not because they "hate" the caloric content of the restaurant chain's menu items.

AFA: Boycott Macy’s for Sponsoring Gay Pride ’Sex Parades’

CORPORATE | By EDGE | Jun 25
The final week of Pride month kicked off with a good old fashioned boycott from the religious right when anti-gay group American Family Association launched a campaign against Macy’s department stores for their support of gay pride events.

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