Nice Going, SCOTUS: Emboldened Religious Organizations Now Asking For Permission To Discriminate Against LGBTQ Employees and Students


The United States, where church and state are supposedly separate, is codifying discrimination on the part of Christian-owned and run entities, and thus far, we haven’t seen any high-profile denials of requests for religious exemptions.

4 Reasons Why People Joke About Gay Rape


Maddie McClouskey discusses the main reason why gay rape jokes are the norm in modern dialect.

Catholic School Students Rally Behind Gay Teacher Fired for Planning His Wedding


Parents and students at Mount de Sales Academy in Macon, Georgia, are not taking this lying down.

5 Facts Islamophoia Deniers Just Don’t Get

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Qasim Rashid believes that demonizing Muslims who claim they’ve been discriminated against is a slanted narrative devoid of common sense.

‘It’s For Your Own Good’ – When Abuse Masquerades as Motivation


Research explains the degree to which emotional pain does, in fact, hurt us. Dixie Gillaspie explains this everyday abuse.

A Gay Dad’s Requiem for a Little Boy Named Zachary

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Zachary’s mom killed him because she thought he might be gay. Rob Watson has this message: “I’m sorry.”

5 Reasons Why the Boys and I Supported the International Day of Pink

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Deanna Shoyer supported International Pink Day to as a way to teach her sons about he value of diversity and a show of solidarity against discrimination.

Ukraine isn’t the Czech Crisis of 1938, but There are Lessons to Learn from History


Nowadays, the threat of military retaliation has lost credibility, and diplomatic arm wrestling can only rely on the threat of economic warfare.

The Garment of Identity


Raoul Wieland explains that while it’s wonderful to see diversity as beautiful, we also need to actively recognize the ways in which people are discriminated against.

Bravery in the Ivy League


Kyle Ashlee discusses the reality of discrimination at Dartmouth College and the importance of student activism in creating change at a school that is often thought to be perfect.

Climate Change: Why There’s No Time for Discrimination

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You can’t shout a slur if you can’t breathe.

Bill in Tennessee will Allow Bullying of Gay Students and Religious Answers on Science Tests


Oklahoma will soon pass its own version of the Religious Viewpoints Anti-discrimination Act and Texas made it a law in 2007.

To Dismantle the Spokes on the Oppression Wheel

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Whenever anyone is diminished, we are all demeaned, and the possibility for authentic community cannot be realized unless and until we become involved, to challenge, to question, to act.

Dismantling the ‘Religious Liberty’ Talking Points Used to Justify Anti-LGBT Discrimination

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Conservatives have spent the last two weeks arguing that religious liberty must allow for discrimination against LGBT people. Here’s how they spun it.

An Upcoming Supreme Court Case Could Impose Arizona’s Anti-Gay Bill on the Entire Country

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If two pending Supreme Court cases are decided in the plaintiffs’ favor, all the nightmare scenarios imagined in the debate over the Arizona bill could become very real.

Walt Disney World Pulls Support of Boy Scouts Over Prohibition on LGBT Troop Leaders


In the past two years, Lockheed Martin, Caterpillar, Major League Soccer, Merck, Intel, and UPS have also ended their funding of Boy Scouts of America over the organization’s discriminatory policy.