Fundie Watch: July 2012

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The Radical Right's Bigoted Narrative Puts Children at Risk

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 25, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

By cravenly perpetuating a long debunked 'Boys Beware' era mentality about the risks LGBT people pose to children, these conservatives put innocent people, queer and non-queer alike in harm's way in the pursuit of their own dogmatic ends. Read More


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I Was Fired by the Salvation Army Because I'm Bisexual

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 25, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

After guest blogger Danielle Morantez revealed that she is a bisexual to her bosses at the Salvation Army, she was immediately fired. She shares her story exclusively with Bilerico.Read More


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Jimmy John's: To Eat or Not to Eat [Comment of the Week]

Filed by Bil Browning | July 22, 2012 | 7:00 PM | comments

This comment of the week comes to us from James Holmes' post from early May, "More Than One Reason Not to Eat at Jimmy John's". His post went viral this month and has garnered over 10k Facebook shares alone in the past week.Read More


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Does Chick-Fil-A Care if Their 'Positive Influence' is Anti-Gay?

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 20, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy one-upped the Boy Scouts in anti-gay publicity - telling the Baptist Press that he and his company are "guilty as charged" for their support of straights over gays.Read More


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Does Hiding Your Face Count as 'Public'?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 20, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Gee, I wonder why some of these singing bigots are wearing paper bags over their heads. Maybe they were all out of the white pointy hats.Read More


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Indiana Fundies Giving Out Bribes to Raise Opposition to Domestic Partner Benefits

Filed by Bil Browning | July 13, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

You know the religious right fundies have truly realized their base of anti-gay support is dwindling when they have to resort to giving out electronics, t-shirts, and cookies to lure people to show up to an anti-gay rally. Read More