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SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 10/28/2009, 10:10am
President Obama hasn't even signed the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act yet, but right-wing activists are already "challenging" it ... or at least their warped version of it. Here is the Christian Anti-Defamation Commission vowing to defy the legislation: "The fact the hate bill had to be passed in such an unscrupulous and cynical manner (attaching it to the Defense Authorization Act) reveals the depth of President Obama's commitment to a radical, anti-Christian agenda. He will stop at nothing to undermine the will of the majority of... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Monday 06/29/2009, 2:00pm
Last week, I wrote a post about an incoherent claim from Focus on the Family's Steve Jordahl in which he mashed together the infamous DHS report, the current hate crimes bill in the Senate, and an amendment added to the National Defense Authorization Act by Rep. Alcee Hastings that "would prohibit the recruitment, enlistment, or retention of individuals associated" with hate groups by the US military to claim that the "hate-crimes bill may target pro-life servicemen and women."As I wrote in that post:[E]ven though this claim is utterly incoherent and... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 06/25/2009, 12:35pm
I have literally just spent the last two hours trying to make sense of this claim from Focus on the Family:House Hate-Crimes Bill May Target Pro-Life Servicemen and WomenSenate Republicans have called a hearing Thursday to discuss proposed hate- crimes legislation. The contentious language would elevate some victims of violent crimes over others.The U.S. House of Representatives has already passed a hate-crimes bill, and is trying to take the concept one step further.Florida Congressman Alcee Hastings has added language that would ban the recruitment, enlistment or retention of military... MORE
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6/12/13 @ 2:03pm
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6/13/13 @ 1:42pm
Swanson: Star Trek Promotes Bestiality, Children's Show Superhero 'Probably Fighting Christians'
6/7/13 @ 3:15pm
One Million Moms Protests 'The Fosters' For Trying to 'Desensitize America and Our Children by Promoting Inappropriate Behavior'
6/7/13 @ 12:30pm
Citing the Book of Mormon, Glenn Beck Warns That 'We Are at the End'
6/14/13 @ 4:41pm