Phillip Monk Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 08/26/2015, 4:32pm
Laura Bassett @ The Huffington Post: Ted Cruz Plots Government Shutdown Fight Over Planned Parenthood. Talk To Action: American Renewal Project. Anthony Costello @ Towleroad: Chris Christie: ‘Businesses Should Not Be Allowed To Discriminate’ Against LGBT People. Ian Millhiser @ Think Progress: Donald Trump’s New Campaign Co-Chair Makes Donald Trump Look Levelheaded. Timothy Johnson @ Media Matters: Breitbart News Slammed For Race-Baiting Article On Shooting Of Two VA Journalists. Mark Joseph Stern @ Slate: A Lesbian Officer Maligned in Ted Cruz’s... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 01/02/2014, 2:34pm
Back before the holiday break, we noted that just because some right-wing tale of supposed anti-Christian persecution happened to be totally false, that would never stop the Religious Right from repeating it endlessly, as they have been doing with the saga of Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk, who claims he was relieved of duty for disagreeing with a lesbian commander over the issue of gay marriage. As we noted last time, a military investigation found Monk's claims to be baseless ... which means that David Barton and friends are just going to keep on repeating them time and again, as he... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 12/20/2013, 11:57am
Earlier this year, Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk became a cause célèbre for the Religious Right after he was supposedly relieved of duty for opposing gay marriage; so much so that his tale of victimization was even the focus of an entire panel at the annual Values Voter Summit. The only problem was that his tale of anti-Christian persecution was false: The Air Force has found unsubstantiated the claim of a senior master sergeant who said he was reassigned after making known his religious objections to same-sex marriage. Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk, now assigned to the... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 09/11/2013, 4:33pm
PFAW: Memo: On D.C. Circuit, Senate GOP Faces Choice Between Governance and Obstruction. Brian Powell @ Media Matters: Alex Jones Links Syrian Weapons Proposal To Human Extinction Plot. Evan Hurst @ Truth Wins Out: Former American Family Association Staff Attorney Endorses, Contributes to NALT Christians Project. Daily Kos: Florida attorney general delays execution to attend fundraiser. Rob Shryock @ Religion Dispatches: Christian-Bashing Air Force Officer Story is Just That. MORE >
GOP Candidates Really Don't Want To Talk About 'Kill The Gays' Conference
11/18/15 @ 2:50pm
Marco Rubio: 'Ignore' Gay Marriage Decision Because 'God's Rules Always Win'
11/25/15 @ 11:40am
Texas GOPer Wants Vote On Secession From U.S.
11/25/15 @ 11:15am
Linda Harvey: Anti-Gay Activists Are Running Out Of Places To Shop!
11/25/15 @ 1:45pm
Shoebat: Those Killed At Paris Rock Concert Were Devil Worshippers Who Got What They Deserved
11/18/15 @ 2:42pm