Sorry religious right, but the gay community isn’t buying what you are selling

By: Wednesday November 14, 2012 7:53 am

As far as I am concerned, it’s always a good thing when religious right figures trot their hypocrisies out in the public square. My only concern is that we as a community don’t take advantage of this more. Take former Family Research Council head Janet Parshall for example: The above excerpt is from a ridiculous [...]

Peter Sprigg is further proof of the Family Research Council’s ‘hate group’ status

By: Friday September 28, 2012 7:43 am

Poor Family Research Council. They just can’t lay off the Southern Poverty Law Center. FRC is still sore over being designated as a hate group by SPLC. Personally, I like it when FRC or one the organization’s phony experts attack SPLC because it gives me the opportunity to demonstrate yet again their hypocrisy. Today, FRC [...]

Family Research Council destroys study’s credibility

By: Monday June 25, 2012 7:58 am

The anti-gay parenting study authored by the University of Texas professor Mark Regnerus recently received another kiss of death aside from condemnation from social scientists. Apparently the Family Research Council loves it. FRC spokesman Peter Sprigg wrote a long love letter to the study, having this to say at the conclusion: The myths that children [...]

FRC’s Peter Sprigg gave misleading testimony at Maryland hearing on marriage equality

By: Wednesday February 1, 2012 7:32 am

Yesterday, the Maryland legislature listened to testimony on a bill which would allow marriage equality in the state. Of course, Peter Sprigg of the Family Research Council offered up testimony against the bill. A printed copy of his testimony is on FRC’s webpage. Basically Sprigg said that marriage equality would harm children based on the [...]

Family Research Council spokesman Peter Sprigg omit facts about AIDS to smear gay men

By: Wednesday November 30, 2011 8:43 am

The Family Research Council anoints its spokesperson Peter Sprigg as a professional on matters of the lgbtq community, which also means the health of those in this community. However, through his statements, we see the danger in giving this charlatan a degree of credibility. This is what he said recently about how to solve the [...]

NCTE And The FRC On A Trans Youth Joining The Girl Scouts

By: Monday October 31, 2011 10:50 pm

Update: The National Review has posted a peice on the 7-year-old trans girl from another person associated with the Family Research Council — Senior legal fellow Cathy Ruse. The name of the article is Male and Female He Created Them. From the conclusion of the article: No mention is made anywhere of the boy’s father, [...]

Religious Right Conservatives: Mixed Messaging On Parental Rights

By: Thursday October 20, 2011 5:21 pm

Some religious right and social conservative views regarding the sanctity of parental rights: From Focus On The Family’s affiliateCitizenLink article Parental Rights Vs. Government-School Hijack: Parents are furious. Why? State governments are usurping parents’ God-given rights, responsibilities and roles in raising their children as they see fit, and to impart family values and morals regarding [...]

Peter Sprigg’s definition of ‘love’ includes bearing false witness

By: Wednesday August 31, 2011 7:09 am

Peter Sprigg, a spokesman for the Family Research Council, recently made the following statement on a radio show:   People are afraid of the homosexual activists and they’re particularly afraid of this character assassination that comes in the form of the word ‘hate.’ Nobody wants to be accused of participating in ‘hate’ and so throwing [...]

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