Tag Archives: Right Wing Watch

People For The American Way Sues DOJ And HUD For Release Of Documents On Changes In LGBT Policies

Miranda Blue reports at Right Wing Watch: People For the American Way, the organization that runs Right Wing Watch, filed suit against the Department of Justice and the Department of Housing and Urban Development today to demand the release of documents concerning reported changes in federal policy toward LGBTQ people. Right Wing Watch had filed Freedom of Information Act requests ...

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Right Wing Watch Files FOIA Demand For Transcript Of Remarks AG Jeff Sessions Made To Hate Group

Miranda Blue reports at Right Wing Watch: On Tuesday night, Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered a speech to a “Summit on Religious Liberty” hosted by Alliance Defending Freedom, the behemoth Religious Right group that has led the fight to redefine religious liberty protections in an effort to make it easier to discriminate against LGBTQ people and others. Sessions’ speech was ...

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Right Wing Watch Celebrates 10 Years

The indispensable Right Wing Watch celebrates their 10th anniversary of fighting the haters today and we send them our congratulations! Hardly one day of those ten years has passed without a Right Wing Watch exposé appearing here on JMG. Peter Montgomery marks the occasion for them: People For the American Way launched its Right Wing Watch blog a decade ago, ...

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Christian Activist Ted Shoebat: Jesus Christ Would Personally Beat Homosexuals To Death [VIDEO]

As we know, Ted Shoebat currently appears alongside Mike Huckabee, Mat Staver, Louis Gohmert, Phyllis Schlafly, and a slew of other well-known evangelicals in an anti-LGBT propaganda film made by hate group leader Janet Porter, who is also running for a seat in the Ohio House. Today Shoebat celebrates the fact that gay people are often viciously assaulted or murdered ...

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Huckabee Claimed Ignorance About “Death To Gays” Calls Made At Conference He Attended [AUDIO]

As we all know, last weekend Pastor Kevin Swanson and others called for the genocide of LGBT Americans at a “religious liberty” convention held in Iowa where Mike Huckabee was interviewed on the stage by Swanson. Right Wing Watch today provides us with a brief audio clip from Friday in which a reporter at the convention asked Huckabee about it. ...

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YouTube Suspends Right Wing Watch After Copyright Claims On “Death To Gays” Kevin Swanson Clips

Right Wing Watch reports today that their YouTube channel has been suspended due to “baseless copyright claims” filed over videos that feature Pastor Kevin Swanson, who repeatedly called for the genocide of homosexuals at last weekend’s “religious liberty” conference where the headlining speakers included Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, and Bobby Jindal. Apparently Swanson is VERY UNHAPPY that his murderous calls ...

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Porno Pete: Gay Activists Are Like Hitler

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Bryan Fischer: The AFA’s “Bigotry Map” Has Made Right Wing Watch Apoplectic

Kyle Mantyla writes at Right Wing Watch: The usefulness of the AFA’s map is debatable, since is seems to just blindly designate every gay, secular, atheist, or humanist group as a bigoted anti-Christian organization without providing any actual evidence to support such a designation. Nonetheless, the AFA’s Bryan Fischer thinks the new map is a game-changer, crowing in a typically ...

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American Family Association: Please Stop Attributing Bryan Fischer’s Batshit-Crazy Comments To Our Organization

In a letter to the Southern Poverty Law Center, the American Family Association today denounced a laundry list of claims by their radio host Bryan Fischer and demanded that such batshit-crazy declarations not be attributed to their organization in the future.   Right Wing Watch provides the text of the AFA’s list: AFA rejects the idea expressed by Bryan Fischer ...

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Right Wing Watch: AFA’s “Firing” Of Bryan Fischer Is A Meaningless Trick

Kyle Mantyla writes at Right Wing Watch: From what we have been able to gather, Fischer has not actually been dismissed by AFA but has rather merely been stripped of his title as director of issues analysis and his role as spokesman for the organization. Fischer will reportedly continue to produce his daily radio program for the AFA’s radio arm, ...

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Ted Cruz: Horse’s Ass Of 2014

Via Right Wing Watch: Congratulations to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who has won this year’s Equine Posterior Achievement Award, People For the American Way’s annual prize for the country’s most extreme right-wing politician. Cruz won by a 21-point margin in a poll of PFAW members and Right Wing Watch readers, repeating his 2013 victory, when he beat out the likes ...

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Who Is The Horse’s Ass Of 2014?

People For The American Way and its affiliate Right Wing Watch invite your votes for the 2014 Equine Posterior Achievement Award. We can think of oh-so-many write-in candidates: Brian Brown, Scott Lively, Porno Pete, Mat Staver, Matt Barber, Tony Perkins, Josh Duggar, Linda Harvey, Phylis Schlafly, Monica Cole, Christopher Doyle, Franklin Graham, Austin Ruse, and on and on and on. ...

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Barber: Executing Gays Is “Appalling” (But Brutal Anti-Gay Persecution Is Great)

I didn’t catch Matt Barber’s response to Right Wing Watch this morning, but he certainly ignored all of yesterday’s tweets from the flying monkeys who pointed out that his newest columnist has called for executing homosexuals. Barber deleted that post, but here’s an excerpt from how Right Wing Watch writer Peter Montgomery has responded to the above tweet: Here are ...

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Rodney Howard-Brown: Obama Is Building Gas Chambers & Concentration Camps

Brian Tashman writes at Right Wing Watch: Televangelist Rodney Howard-Browne — who just two months ago led a Religious Right gathering featuring several GOP congressmen — claimed yesterday that the United States government is currently building concentration camps and gas chambers and preparing to institute martial law. Howard-Browne claimed that the U.S. government is now building concentration camps and gas ...

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Ben Carson: Gay-Affirming Pastors Are Poking Their Fingers In God’s Eye

Miranda Blue writes at Right Wing Watch: Conservative activist and potential GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson joined James Dobson on Family Talk Radio yesterday, where the two got to talking about LGBT-affirming pastors. Dobson, joining a long line of anti-LGBT activists who don’t quite understand what bisexuality is, asked what pastors who endorse marriage equality are going to do about ...

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Benham Brothers Tell Glenn Beck: Gay People Are Controlled By Satan

The Benham brothers took their anti-gay crusade to Glenn Beck’s show last night. Kyle Mantyla at Right Wing Watch recaps their “love” for gay people: “It’s a spiritual fight,” Jason Benham said. “From the beginning of time, it was God and there was the Devil and both of them use people for their own purposes.” Jason then recalled how Jesus ...

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Tony Perkins Implies That Right Wing Watch Is Lying About The Benhams

Last night Tony Perkins appeared on Fox News to imply that Right Wing Watch is lying about the Benham brothers, saying they are “about as reliable as the Obamacare website.” Right Wing Watch, as you know, always backs up their reports with audio, video, and verbatim quotes that link directly to the douchebag being cited. Media Matters has more: Fox ...

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Haters Have The HGTV Sadz

The anti-gay Christian group Faith Driven Consumer has launched a petition campaign which demands that HGTV reinstate the reality show that was to have been hosted by anti-gay activists David and Jason Benham. HGTV canceled the show yesterday after Right Wing Watch exposed the Benhams’ history of advocating against LGBT civil rights. Via press release: Following the sudden cancellation of ...

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HGTV Cancels Homophobes’ Show

HGTV has decided not to move forward with the Benham Brothers’ series. — HGTV (@hgtv) May 7, 2014 Less that 24 hours after Right Wing Watch exposed their anti-gay activism, HGTV has canceled the planned real estate reality show that was to star North Carolina twin brothers David and Jason Benham. Read all about the vile pair at RWW. (Tipped ...

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Anti-Gay Activists Gets HGTV Show

Right Wing Watch reports that HGTV has green-lighted a reality show that will star North Carolina anti-gay activists David and Jason Benham. David Benham led a prayer rally — Charlotte 7:14 — outside of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina in 2012, which he told conservative radio host Janet Mefferd was needed to stop “homosexuality and its agenda ...

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