Articles Tagged with homophobia

Homophobia Rampant In Australian Sports, According To New Study

Homophobia Is Big Problem In Australian Sport

Homophobia is considered “rampant” in Australian sports, according to a new study entitled, “Out on the Fields.” The Associated Foreign Press reports that in the first national study of homophobia for Australian sport, “insults, jokes and discrimination based on sexuality is commonplace both on and off the field.” The findings come not a full week… Read more »

Straight Men Like To Cuddle With Other Guys [Study]

Straight Male Study: Guys Cuddle With Other Guys

Straight men like to cuddle with other guys, by an overwhelming majority of 93 percent. That’s at least the stance of a new questionable study from Durham University out of Britain. The purpose of the study — to examine the changing habits of heterosexual males — found that pretty much every participant was up for… Read more »

Fred Phelps: Son Nate Implores ‘Let His Death Mean Something’

Fred Phelps Son Nate

Fred Phelps, the virulently anti-gay preacher who became one of the most hated men in America by cheering the deaths of American soldiers and leading hate-filled pickets at their funerals, died this week — and his son Nate is mourning him, but not in the way most sons would mourn the passing of their fathers…. Read more »

Barack Obama Should Be As Homophobic As Vladimir Putin, Says Evangelist

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Barack Obama should hate gays as much as Vladimir Putin, according to American evangelist Franklin Graham in a message he sent his flock through his ministry’s official publication, Decision Magazine. Franklin Graham, son of popular evangelist Billy Graham, said that US president Obama is not doing enough to protect the children of his country from… Read more »

Jan Brewer Attacked From GOP Right For Anti-Gay Bill Veto

Jan Brewer

Jan Brewer, Arizona’s Republican governor, yesterday vetoed a controversial anti-gay bill that would have allowed businesses to refuse service to gay people under a broadly expanded definition of “religious freedom.” Before Wednesday was out and continuing into today, Brewer became a whipping post for right-wing members of her own party. Though Brewer, 69, herself has… Read more »

Yearbook Pic Of Young Mitt Romney Mocking Gays A Fake, Everyone

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This afternoon, a supposed yearbook photo of a young Mitt Romney adopting a stereotypical, limp-wristed pose with the caption “Uproarious old Mitt does his best Liberace!” began circulating on social media sites, with varying commentary about Romney’s record on gay rights. The supposed photo of a young Mitt Romney mocking gay people may have seemed… Read more »

Paris Hilton: Gays Are ‘Strong’ And ‘Inspiring’

Paris Hilton Gay Apology

Paris Hilton has officially apologized for homophobic slurs she made earlier in the week. While Hilton’s reps had already released a statement apologizing for the incident, the Hilton hotels heiress decided to officially apologize in her own words. In her apology, Hilton says “gay people are the strongest and most inspiring people I know.” That… Read more »