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Posted inReligion

Somebody DIED, Pat Robertson

Reading Time: 13 minutes Pat Robertson’s latest stunt merits our special attention and scorn. Dude accidentally revealed just how ineffective his magic spells are. But it gets worse.  He also revealed just how little his religion has done to make him into a decent human being.

Posted inLGBTQ, Religion

HB2: Onward, Christian Bigots!

Reading Time: 9 minutes Lately we’ve been talking about North Carolina’s House Bill 2, which demands that people use the public bathrooms corresponding to the sex marked on their birth certificates. We’ve spent a lot of time talking about this bill and what it means for both toxic Christians and LGBTQ folks. Today I want to look at some new developments in the bill’s future–and explain why it’s important to understand fundagelicals’ sudden obsession with transgender people.

Posted inLGBTQ, Religion

HB2: A Strangely Incomplete Crusade.

Reading Time: 10 minutes Today I want to look at one group that right-wing Christians routinely ignore when pursuing their agenda of stoking fear and increasing distrust of innocent people. This ignorance reveals much about exactly why they are persecuting trans people. But as we’ll see, their incomplete crusade will still have devastating results if it’s not stopped.

Posted inLGBTQ, Religion

HB 2: Louie Gohmert’s Lie, and What It Reveals.

Reading Time: 13 minutes Louie Gohmert just told a lie. It’s an important lie because it reveals a lot about his mindset and how he and his tribe think, and so it’s one I want to examine today. People’s lies tell us a lot about them–including stuff that they shouldn’t, under any circumstances, want us to know. Louie Gohmert’s lie is no different.

Posted inSex & Gender

Springsteen cancels North Carolina concert over ‘anti-gay’ law

Reading Time: 3 minutes The BBC reports: Bruce Springsteen has cancelled a concert in North Carolina, joining business groups in condemning a state law that rolls back protection for gay and transgender people. The law invalidated several local anti-discrimination measures that protected gay and transgender people. It also requires people to use public toilets that correspond to the sex […]

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