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2012 In Review: Obama Coalition Enshrines Liberals As America’s New Moral Majority

by David Badash ● 12:23 PM December 29, 2012
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2012 was a watershed year that historians — and all Americans — will look to as the moment reborn Democratic politics won the nation, and liberals and progressives became enshrined as the voice of America’s new moral majority.

International

Influential US Pastor Who Praised Uganda For Kill The Gays Bill Walks It Back

by David Badash ● 3:17 PM December 18, 2012
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David Dykes, an influential and well-connected U.S. pastor who has been praising Uganda for its “Kill The Gays” bill, is now walking his comments back and feigning ignorance.

Hate Crimes

Uganda: Parliament On Holiday, Returns Next Year For Kill The Gays Bill

by David Badash ● 9:06 AM December 14, 2012
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The Parliament of Uganda is about to go on Christmas holiday, returning in February, and the Kill The Gays bill is slated to be taken up then.

News

Pope Benedict Blesses Top Lawmaker Pushing Uganda’s Kill The Gays Bill

by David Badash ● 7:56 PM December 13, 2012
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Pope Benedict yesterday blessed Rebecca Kadaga, the Speaker of the Uganda Parliament who promised to pass the Kill The Gays bill as a “Christmas gift” to Christians.

News

GetEQUAL Calls On US Senators To Repudiate Uganda Kill The Gays Bill

by David Badash ● 1:50 PM December 4, 2012
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In lengthy statement, LGBT activists GetEQUAL label Anti-Homosexuality Bill “colonial homophobia,” and link its creation to American Evangelicals.

International

Uganda Kill The Gays Bill Vote Is Next On Parliament’s Agenda

by David Badash ● 1:28 PM December 4, 2012
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Uganda’s “Kill The Gays” bill is the next order of business on Parliament’s agenda, according to the body’s “order list.” Ugandan Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has promised the bill will pass as an early “Christmas gift” for Uganda’s Christians.

Celebrities

Tweet Of The Day: Eddie Izzard On Uganda

by David Badash ● 3:08 PM November 30, 2012
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Eddie Izzard, the beloved UK actor and comedian today sent out via Twitter his support for fighting Uganda’s infamous Kill The Gays bill.

Legislation

Kill The Gays Bill: Uganda Expert Calls Out Journalists For False Reports Of Death Penalty Removal

by David Badash ● 12:22 PM November 30, 2012
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One of America’s top experts on Uganda’s “Kill The Gays” bill is calling out journalists by name for repeated false claims that Uganda has removed the death penalty.

Bigotry Watch

Fischer: ‘There Is No Kill The Gays Bill In Uganda — Doesn’t Exist’

by David Badash ● 11:49 AM November 29, 2012
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Bryan Fischer falsely claims, “The bill in Uganda that makes homosexual behavior against the law, it does not have a death penalty for gays in it.” It does.

Bigotry Watch

Rick Warren Admits What Poll Shows: Churches Have Responsibility For Anti-Gay Hate

by David Badash ● 10:12 AM November 29, 2012
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Evangelical pastor Rick Warren today admitted what the American public has known for years: Evangelical churches have responsibility for anti-gay attitudes and hate.

International

Ugandan Activists: Kill The Gays Bill Still Contains Death Penalty

by David Badash ● 2:05 PM November 28, 2012
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LGBT activists in Uganda state the infamous “Kill The Gays” bill still contains the death penalty, contrary to what some media outlets and Ugandan politicians claim.

News

US Official’s Comments Suggest Death Penalty Not Removed From Uganda Kill The Gays Bill

by David Badash ● 7:40 PM November 27, 2012
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Comments made by a U.S. official suggest the death penalty may not have been removed from Uganda’s Kill The Gays bill, based on a report at The Washington Blade.

News

Human Rights Group Asks Obama To Help Stop Uganda’s Kill The Gays Bill

by David Badash ● 12:33 PM November 27, 2012
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Human Rights First, an international human rights group, is calling on President Obama and Hillary Clinton to help stop Uganda’s Kill The Gays bill from becoming law.

International

US State Dept Cautions Uganda To ‘Look Very Carefully’ At Kill The Gays Bill

by David Badash ● 6:34 PM November 26, 2012
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US Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs met with the Uganda government over the weekend, asking them to “look very carefully” at their Kill The Gays bill.

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