“Shoot the Gays” Ballot Initiative Aimed at Africa
The news that Christian lawyer Matt McLaughlin proposed a ballot initiative mandating the execution of LGBTQ people in California may sound absurd, but McLaughlin’s goal might not actually be to see the initiative passed.
Profile on the Right: The International Franchise Association
Through dark-money organizations such as the IFA, corporations and individuals can influence policy decisions and elections while remaining out of the public eye.
The Right is Co-Opting #BlackLivesMatter to Roll Back Repro Rights
Manipulative messaging turns improved healthcare access into murderous, genocidal crusades & LGBTQ people are twisted into dangerous, perverse threats. The Right’s new target? Black Lives Matter.
Christian Right Leaders Escalate Anti-LGBTQ Threats
As marriage equality has advanced around the country, threatening language is escalating on the Christian Right. If these culture warriors actually follow through with their threats, the story of our time may turn on terms like civil disobedience, martyrdom and even civil war. The operative word here is, “if.”