Posts Tagged ‘ Hate Crime ’

URGENT ACTION ALERT! Matthew Shepard Act in Danger

Jul 14th, 2009 | By | Category: National, News, Top Story

The US Senate is set to vote on the Matthew Shepard Act THIS WEEK and according to the Human Rights Commission WE NEED TO CALL OUR SENATORS NOW!

The Matthew Shepard Act (S. 909) is in danger from right wing extremists who are flooding senators with letters and phone calls. Focus on the Family’s James Dobson has been referring to this important hate crime legislation as the “Pedophile Protection Act” and “And Utter evil.” This is what the American Family Association says on their website about the Hate Crimes Legislation, along with an inflammatory scary music video action alert.”



Happy Independence Day, unless your gay!

Jul 4th, 2009 | By | Category: Issues, National, News, Video Soapbox

CNN reports on the murder of gay Navy Sailor, August Provost. The Body of gay Seaman August Provost of Houston was discovered about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in a burned out Camp Pendelton guard shack. Many are referring to this as a hate crime.



Hate Crime

Jun 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Today's Pic

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Twisted Logic:

May 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, National, News

Idaho’s chief CEO of lies and misinformation about LGBT citizens is none other than Bryan Fischer, the pitchman for the so-called Idaho Values Alliance. Fischer’s talent for garnering easy access to the Idaho news media to sell his poisonous product rivals any Wall Street crook with a Ponzi scheme designed to separate grand mom from her life savings.



Voices Against Hate

May 8th, 2009 | By | Category: Issues, Video Soapbox

“Free Speech is not threatened in hate crimes legislation…We have this year the best chance we’ve had to pass a comprehensive hate crimes bill but we need your help.”Rev. Dr. Welton Gaddy, President Interfaith Alliance.