Tag: LGBTQ

Target CEO Defends Pro-Transgender Policy, Stocks Crash Down Another $2 Billion

The CEO of retail giant Target is zig-zagging between the many customers who are angered by his decision to open single-sex bathrooms to the other sex, the gender-identity progressives who pushed for the disastrous transgender policy, and the Wall Street stock-pickers who have chopped roughly $4.5 billion off the company’s value.   “We’re going to […]

Italy overrules Church with green light for gay unions

Italy on Wednesday joined the rest of the Western world in extending legal recognition to same-sex relationships with parliament overwhelmingly backing gay civil unions after a long battle to overcome opposition led by the Catholic church.   Lawmakers in the lower-house Chamber of Deputies voted 372-51 in favour of the legislation with 99 abstentions after […]

Texas is the next state to fight over transgender bathroom rules

Both Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (R) and Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) have now gotten involved in the dustup over one school district’s policy aimed at accommodating transgender students, ramping up state pressure to reverse it.   Patrick on Monday called for Forth Worth school Superintendent Kent Scribner to resign over his decision to allow students […]

DOJ Files Lawsuit Challenging North Carolina Bathroom Law

The Department of Justice has filed its own lawsuit and upped the ante in a fight between the federal government and North Carolina’s governor in the legal battle over the state’s law regarding access to bathrooms.   In the suit, the Justice Department said the law “stigmatizes and singles out transgender employees, results in their […]

Obama’s Attorney General: ‘Gender Identity’ More Important Than Sexual Privacy, Opponents Are Like Racists

Attorney General Janet Lynch argued May 9 that any one person’s desire to choose a male or female “gender identity” is more important than Americans’ right to sexual privacy in shared public facilities, such as bathrooms and school locker rooms.   “This action is about a great deal more than just bathrooms,” Lynch declared Monday, […]

Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver: Some of the Transgender Bathroom Advocates Are Pedophiles

Mat Staver, founder and president of the conservative litigation and education group Liberty Counsel, said that some of the people pushing “bathroom” bills to allow biological males to use female showers, locker rooms, and bathrooms, are sexual predators, including “pedophiles.”   “This is a common-sense provision. The fact is we know sexual assaults occur, they […]

Dozens of gay and lesbian Methodist clergy come out

Dozens of United Methodist clergy members came out as lesbian, gay or bisexual on Monday, defying their church’s ban on “self-avowed practicing homosexuals” serving in ministry and essentially daring their supervisors to discipline them.   In a public letter posted online, 111 pastors, deacons, elders and candidates for ministry said church rules require “that we […]

Pat Robertson: ‘We’re Going to Destroy Any Semblance of Christian Morality That Exists in Our Country’

Pat Robertson, host of the “700 Club,” said Thursday that the recent movement to force public schools and buildings to allow transgender people to use the bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond with their gender identity is “a tempest in a teapot” and another progressive attempt “to destroy the Judeo-Christian fabric of America.”   “If […]

All-gender bathroom bill passes California Assembly

reaking with Republican-led states and cities that have moved to restrict bathroom use, the California Assembly on Monday passed legislation requiring all single-stall bathrooms to be open to people of any gender.   As the plight of transgender people has opened a new front in civil rights fights, some elected officials have sought to require […]

Obama Threatens North Carolina on Bathroom Privacy, Pushes ‘Gender Fluid’ Society

President Barack Obama’s deputies have told the North Carolina Governor that all single-sex public bathrooms — including those in K-12 schools — must be opened to people of both sexes by Monday to prevent “discrimination” against the roughly 1-in-2,400 American adults who say they’re transgender.   If the state doesn’t give up Americans’ right to […]