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Cruz'n for a Bruising: Boycott on Fire Island Properties in Wake of Party for Anti-Gay Pol

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 24
Social media is ablaze with backlash and damage control in the wake of gay hotelier and newly self-installed "Pope of Fire Island Pines" Ian Reisner's hosting of an event for anti-gay Senator and 2016 hopeful Ted Cruz at his Manhattan penthouse Monday.

Santorum Uses 'God Hates Fags' Analogy on National Television

POLITICS | By EDGE | Apr 6
Rick Santorum dropped an "f bomb" on national television and it wasn't "f*ck."

Alabama Bill Would Allow Adoption Agencies to Turn Away Same-Sex Couples

NATIONAL | Mar 25
An Alabama lawmaker wants to make sure that faith-based adoption agencies can refuse to place children with same-sex couples.

Aaron Schock's Father: My Son is Different But Not Gay

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 19
Aaron Schock's father is defending his son, saying he may be different but he is not gay.

Barney Frank on Aaron Schock's Departure :: 'He Was Outed Or What?'

POLITICS | By EDGE | Mar 18
On Tuesday afternoon Barney Frank was asked of Illinois congressman Aaron Schock's resignation from a Business Insider reporter: "He was outed or what?"

Ted Cruz Blasts "Unelected Judges" Ruling in Favor of Marriage Equality

POLITICS | By Justin Snow | Feb 28
Sen. Ted Cruz reaffirmed his opposition to marriage equality Thursday, while arguing that the only way Republicans can win is if they broaden their coalition.

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Reintroduces Anti-Gay Marriage Bill

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 11
Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has teamed up with another member of the GOP to reintroduce an anti-gay marriage bill.

Putin's Puppet? Scott Lively Weighs Congressional Run

POLITICS | By EDGE | Feb 9
Scott Lively, the anti-gay pastor who will be tried for crimes against humanity for his involvement in Uganda's "kill the gays" law, announced that he may be running for congress to represent Massachusetts in the interests of "Mother Russia."

Human Rights Watch: Russia is Ignoring Anti-Gay Attacks

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 16
The Human Rights Watch says that Russian authorities are ignoring anti-gay rhetoric and violence with silence, or even participating in this hate speech.

Ted Cruz Lashes Out at the Supreme Court Over Same-Sex Marriage

NATIONAL | By Justin Snow | Oct 12
While some members of the Republican Party may be evolving on the issue of marriage equality, Sen. Ted Cruz made clear Monday that he is not one of them.

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