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Watch: Former 'Ex-Gay' Proponent Comes Out, Denounces 'Conversion Therapy'

Watch: Former 'Ex-Gay' Proponent Comes Out, Denounces 'Conversion Therapy'

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 4
A longtime proponent of so-called "conversion therapy," which bases its claims on the fallacious idea that LGBTQ people can "choose" to be heterosexual and cisgender, has come out of the closet and now says that "ex-gay ministry is a lie."

Justin Bieber Opens Up About His Steep Fall from Grace

Justin Bieber Opens Up About His Steep Fall from Grace

Sep 4
Justin Bieber is opening up about a string of "bad decisions" that led him to go from being a beloved teen performer to "the most ridiculed, judged and hated person in the world."

Where's the Pope? Stuck in Vatican Elevator Until Rescue

Where's the Pope? Stuck in Vatican Elevator Until Rescue

Sep 1
Where's the pope? He's stuck in a Vatican elevator.

Televangelist Franklin Graham Drags Taylor Swift Over Support for Equality Act

Televangelist Franklin Graham Drags Taylor Swift Over Support for Equality Act

Aug 29
Televangelist Franklin Graham took to Facebook Tuesday to shame Taylor Swift for her vocal support of the pro-LGBTQ Equality Act.

Buttigieg Versed in Faith-Based Appeal to Democratic Voters

Buttigieg Versed in Faith-Based Appeal to Democratic Voters

By Thomas Beaumont | Aug 24
Republicans for a half century have built a loyal following among white evangelical Christians. But Buttigieg is trying to demonstrate that there's a strong religiosity among Democrats, too.

Church: Free Speech Protects Decision to Fire Teacher

Church: Free Speech Protects Decision to Fire Teacher

Aug 22
Catholic church leaders in Indianapolis are citing the First Amendment as a defense to a lawsuit filed by a teacher who was fired because he's in a same-sex marriage.

Trump Steadily Fulfills Goals on Religious Right Wish List

Trump Steadily Fulfills Goals on Religious Right Wish List

By David Crary | Aug 21
When Donald Trump assumed the presidency, conservative religious leaders drew up "wish lists" of steps they hoped he'd take to oppose abortion and rein in the LGBTQ-rights movement.

Greek Orthodox Bishop Convicted of Hate Speech Resigns

Greek Orthodox Bishop Convicted of Hate Speech Resigns

Aug 18
The Metropolitan Amvrosios of Kalavryta, a fiery conservative Greek Orthodox bishop known for criticizing, often in intemperate terms, those who he believed acted in a "non-Christian" / "non-Greek" way, including gays, migrants and politicians, resigned.

Java Still a No-No for Mormons Despite Fancy Coffee Names

Java Still a No-No for Mormons Despite Fancy Coffee Names

By Brady McCombs | Aug 17
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter how fancy the name.

Franklin Graham Rides to Defense of NJ Mayor Who Lashed Out at LGBTQs

Franklin Graham Rides to Defense of NJ Mayor Who Lashed Out at LGBTQs

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 14
Phobes of a feather flock together: Franklin Graham has come to the defense of a Republican New Jersey mayor who sparked outrage when he declared that sexual minorities are "an affront to almighty God."

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