The Right-Wing Roots of Anti-Trans Violence
Since 1999, Nov. 20th has been set aside as Transgender Day of Remembrance to provide a space to remember and honor those who have been killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice. PRA researcher Cole Parke discusses the right-wing groups who are the architects of ongoing violence.
U.S. Right Continues Promoting “Ex-Gay Therapy” in Africa
The UN Committee Against Torture has condemned “ex-gay therapy.” But while the Western world takes steps to eradicate the barbaric practice, U.S. conservatives are doing everything they can to spread the anti-LGBTQ practice in Africa.
US Right-Backed Anti-Gay Russia/Nigeria Law Proposed in Uganda
The U.S. Right's exportation of anti-LGBTQ laws around the globe marches forward. At the Right's insistence, the newly-proposed anti-gay law in Uganda is a virtual carbon-copy of other U.S. Right-backed laws in Russia and Nigeria.
EBOLA: The RIGHT’S NEW CODE WORD FOR Racism & Homophobia
The recent Ebola cases in the U.S. have sparked popular news outlets and Religious Right leaders into an undeniable state of panic--as the U.S. Right re-employs its all-too-familiar tactic of using popular discourse as a platform for Islamophobic, racist, anti-immigrant, and homophobic rhetorical shots.