Religion

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I Know Who Robbed Hymie’s

Hymie’s Deli, the well-known Main Line eatery, was robbed at gunpoint this past Saturday night. I live within walking distance of Hymie’s and go there […]

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Chick-Fil-A: Against Gay Marriage

In an interview with the Baptist Press, Chick-fil-A’s COO Dan Cathy admitted that the fast food chain is definitely against gay marriage. “Guilty as charged,” […]

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Tyler Clementi’s Parents Open Up

Tyler Clementi’s parents talk about life without their son and how they’ve learned to accept gay people despite their evangelical christian beliefs.

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Jesus Gets His Own Fight Club

There’s a question asked in the trailer for Fight Church—and yes, this forthcoming documentary is a real thing, not an Onion parody—that deserves a straight […]

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Blame Jerry Falwell for Millennials’ Rejection of Religion

“He is purple—the gay-pride color,” wrote fundamentalist Baptist pastor Jerry Falwell in an issue of his National Liberty Journal back in 1999. “And his antenna […]

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Pennsylvania and Mormons Go Way Back

Mormon. The word conjures up images of child brides, BYU and, well, Mitt Romney. Most of what we know comes from pop culture—HBO’s Big Love, […]

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Republican’s Gay Son Outed

When a Republican’s son was outed recently, we asked whether family really does have the power to influence politics.

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Finding Jesus May Not Save Your Soul, But It Can Make You Famous

Last week, Chyenna Richards got what every American seems to lust for nowadays: her name in a Huffington Post headline. It read, “Chyenna Richards sees […]

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Child Sings Anti-Gay Hymn

We have no doubt that this child (he can’t be more than four or five years old) had any idea about what he was singing […]

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Hip-Hop Artist Comes Out

“Negative’s relative and critics are minimal,” raps Y-Love – also known at Yitz Jordan – a Hassidic hip-hop artist who taps into a mix of […]

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Life, Death and Being Gay in Iran

The town of Choram is about as remote as it gets. Photos from the rural community in the Kohgiluyeh Province of Iran show mostly a […]

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Faith Groups to Obama

On the heels of advocacy by LGBT groups around the country asking President Obama to sign an executive order that would bar discrimination by federal […]

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Gay Romney Spokesman Resigns

One of Mitt Romney’s top spokesmen Richard Grenell has resigned from the campaign as of late yesterday, reports the Washington Post. His departure comes just […]

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Equality Forum Celebrates 20 Years

Equality Forum celebrates its 20th anniversary this year when events officially kick off May 3 – 6 in Philadelphia. Looking back on the last 20 […]

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Is Dan Savage Right?

Say what you will about journalist and activist Dan Savage, but he’s never afraid to speak his mind. During a speech recently at a high […]