Tag Archives: Journalism

Queer and Queerer Ep. 43 – Lisa Ling, Our America Has Ex-Straights

It’s Zack’s last day in Pennsylvania, and for once, Peterson has come to him! This week, we delve back into the world of ex-gay therapy because Lisa Ling forces us to respond to the Our America exposé of Exodus International on the Oprah Winfrey Network. Almost the entire program was an open platform for ex-gay […]

Posted in Queer and Queerer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

How CNN’s Excuse for “Journalism” is Hurting the LGBTQ Community

Have you heard this “new” nonsense from Focus on the Family? Using the same old fear-mongering about “teaching children homophobia,” they have a new bullying campaign called “True Tolerance.” The gist of this program is that they oppose all bullying, but don’t think anything should ever be said about sexual orientation/homophobia. In other words, their […]

Posted in Challenging Religious Privilege, Queer Rights, Things to Make You Think | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Julia Gillard: Not A Very Good Atheist

Why do we let politicians, like Australia’s new prime minister, get away with vacuous anti-equality talking points? It makes no sense to be an atheist and yet oppose same-sex marriage, but we’re left without answers.

Posted in Atheism, Marriage Equality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment