Displaying all articles tagged:

Homophobia

  1. homophobia
    Google Tells Employees Not to Protest Google at PrideA leaked internal memo shows LGBTQ+ employees were told they could be punished for using Google’s platform to protest at Pride in San Francisco.
  2. culture
    Nicholas Sparks Says He’s Sorry for Those Anti-LGBTQ EmailsHe says the emails in which he attempted to bar an LGBTQ club at his private school were written “in haste.”
  3. christian right
    A Revolt by Conservative Christians Just Happens to Coincide With Pride MonthBehind complaints that they are being persecuted lies fury at having lost the power to repress those they don’t approve of.
  4. select all
    Why Can’t Tech Companies Do the ‘Right’ Thing the First Time?After initially saying it would do nothing, YouTube announced it was demonetizing Steven Crowder for videos hurling slurs at a journalist.
  5. homophobia
    YouTube Celebrates Pride Month by Saying It’s OK to Call Someone a ‘Lispy Queer’YouTube has declined to discipline right-wing vlogger Steven Crowder for repeatedly harassing Vox journalist Carlos Maza.
  6. vision 2020
    Pete Buttigieg Is Already Facing Anti-Gay Harassment on the Campaign TrailHis candidacy will reveal either the strengths or the limitations of the nation’s professed tolerance for LGBT people.
  7. jussie smollett
    The Jussie Smollett Case Is Not a ParableIt is still good to extend sympathy toward alleged victims of tragedy — even if that tragedy ends up being fake.
  8. canada
    Serial Killer Who Targeted Canada’s Gay Community Sentenced to Life in PrisonBruce McArthur dismembered and buried his victims after killing them.
  9. education
    Karen Pence’s Job at an Anti-LGBT School Is Definitely the Taxpayers’ BusinessThe Pences found the criticism “deeply offensive,” but her work affirms the Trump administration’s broader hostility to LGBT students.
  10. vegetables
    Does Kevin Hart Know How an Onion Works? A Vulture InvestigationWe decided to conduct an experiment to find out if onions are, in fact, endless.
  11. over it
    Kevin Hart Has More to Say About His Old Homophobic Tweets: ‘I’m Done with It’“You will not hear me say anything else about it.”
  12. comedy
    Kevin Hart Ponders Homophobic Tweets Yet Again, Apologizes to LGBTQ Community“I didn’t say these words to people,” he said by way of explanation. “This was our dumb asses on Twitter going back and forth with each other.”
  13. comedy
    Kevin Hart Ponders Homophobic Tweets Yet Again, Apologizes to LGBTQ Community“I didn’t say these words to people,” he said by way of explanation. “This was our dumb asses on Twitter going back and forth with each other.”
  14. homophobia
    CNN Can’t Find Kevin Hart’s Apologies, Either“That is a reality for many little boys in the United States. Somewhere, a black dad is beating his black son.”
  15. vulture investigates
    Where Are Kevin Hart’s Past Apologies? An InvestigationHart has addressed his homophobia several times over the years. But has he apologized multiple times like he claims?
  16. homophobia
    Kevin Hart Defends Himself on Ellen, She Insists He Should Still Host the Oscars“I believe in forgiveness,” Ellen tweeted.
  17. vulture festival la
    Dan Levy Explains Why Homophobia Will Never Infiltrate Schitt’s Creek“If you put something like that out of the equation, you’re saying that doesn’t exist and shouldn’t exist.”
  18. It Might Be Impossible to Be an Ethical Sports FanWhat should we do when good players are bad people?
  19. homophobia
    Comedians Slam New York Times for Homophobic Trump/Putin ‘Joke’“Please explain to me why being gay is the joke?”
  20. the media
    Joy Reid’s Missed OpportunityHer apology for having once held homophobic views was both incomplete and instructive.
  21. James Adomian Calls Out ‘SNL’s Lack of Gay Male Cast Members and “Fat […]James Adomian is undoubtedly one of the most talented comedians working today (see his hilarious takes on Bernie Sanders, Sebastian Gorka, and […]
  22. homophobia
    Offset Attempts to Clarify Homophobic Lyric With Google Definition of ‘Queer’“I don’t mean someone who’s gay. I mean lame people who film you, post it and stalk you. Lingo that means strange or odd.”
  23. red-handed
    MSNBC Host Joy Reid Made Crass Anti-Gay Jokes on Her Old BlogShe tagged her blogs with “gay politicians” and “not gay politicians.”
  24. Bijou Phillips Apologizes to Daniel Franzese for Alleged Homophobic Harassment “I am not and never have been homophobic. I have nothing but love for the LGBTQ community and Daniel.”
  25. Mean Girls’ Daniel Franzese Accuses Actress Bijou Phillips of Homophobia, Abuse“She body shamed me and ridiculed me about my sexuality and physically assaulted me. I was scared and closeted and feared for my job.”
  26. Dan Levy Calls Out TV Reviewer for Criticizing His ‘Feyness’The Schitt’s Creek actor is hosting The Great Canadian Baking Show.
  27. homophobia
    Trump Reportedly Joked That Pence Wants to ‘Hang’ All Gay PeopleAccording to a new story, Trump has made fun of Pence’s hardline views on gay rights and abortion.
  28. bans
    Alabama Drive-In Bans Beauty and the Beast Due to Gay CharacterHate as old as time.
  29. tea
    Ryan Murphy Remembers a Homophobic Meeting With a WB Executive“I literally was stunned into silence and he was being really, really brutal to me.”
  30. trump's america
    The Real Work of Being an AllySupporting the people who need it most.
  31. radio shows
    Kim Burrell Show Canceled After Homophobic RantThe show “Bridging the Gap” aired on Texas Southern University’s KTSU-FM.
  32. homophobia
    Pharrell and Ellen Condemn Kim Burrell’s Homophobic Comments on Ellen“There’s no room for any kind of prejudice in 2017 and moving on.”
  33. homophobia
    Ellen Fans Protest Performance by Homophobic Gospel Singer Kim BurrellKim Burrell recently called gay people “perverted.”
  34. Why the Christian Right Shares Trump’s Affection for PutinThe president-elect might admire him as an authoritarian tough guy, but many Evangelical leaders see him as an ideological ally.
  35. susan olsen
    Susan Olsen Fired From Radio Show for HomophobiaThe former Cindy Brady wrote a nasty Facebook message to a gay actor.
  36. The Myth of the Violent, Self-Hating Gay HomophobeInternalized homophobia leads to all kinds of suffering, but rarely to something like murder.
  37. homophobia
    New Survey Shows Frightening Anti-LGBT Bias WorldwideA majority of respondents would be upset if their child were gay.
  38. bathroom police
    Man Attempts to Stop Woman From Using Women’s RestroomAn androgynous woman was followed into a restroom by a man making sure she wasn’t a man.
  39. real life onion headlines
    French Court Thinks Most Hairdressers Are Gay“Hair salons regularly employ gay people,” the court said.
  40. Tip Rants
    A Lesbian Couple Used Their Receipt to Confront a Sexist Chef“Don’t tell lesbians they need a man on Valentine’s Day.”
  41. homophobia
    ABC Doesn’t Want Two Men to Become One on Dancing With the StarsIn a performance featuring Ariana Grande and Meghan Trainor.
  42. Azealia Banks Lost It on a Plane and Called Someone a ‘F*cking F*ggot’Sigh.
  43. implicit bias
    People Are More Homophobic Than They Say They AreThere’s been a cultural sea change in how gay and lesbian Americans are viewed, but how do people really feel?
  44. the national circus
    Indiana, Arkansas, and the GOP’s Disastrous Anti-Gay Bigotry There will be consequences far beyond the economic punishment that is already being inflicted on Indiana.
  45. lawsuits
    The Implosion of Nicholas Sparks’s Prep SchoolA former employee has filed a lawsuit accusing Sparks of religious discrimination as well as racism and homophobia.
  46. haters
    Russian Politician Cyberbullies Latvian Foreign Minister Who Just Came OutWe’d call him a middle schooler, but that may be offensive to middle schoolers.
  47. oh russia
    Russia Removed a Monument to Steve Jobs Because Tim Cook Is GayJobs is gay by association.
  48. lawsuits
    Nicholas Sparks Is Being Sued for Racism, Anti-Semitism, and HomophobiaThe bigotry trio.
  49. Moscow Takes a Break From Ukraine Fighting to Hate on Gays Some MoreIt’s not over.
  50. oh louisiana
    Louisiana Won’t Get Rid of Its Anti-Sodomy Law Just Because It’s UnenforceableThey may need it if the 12 other laws banning sexual abuse are repealed.
Load More