Tennessee State Rep. Joe Carr is one of this year’s crop of Tea Party candidates set to challenge Republicans in Congress who they deem too moderate – in Carr’s case, Senator Lamar Alexander. Carr told a radio show that issues like abortion rights and gun rights “really aren’t that difficult."
The same activists who support a wide definition of religious liberty that entails sweeping legal exemptions for Christians and who believe that US laws must closely follow biblical dictates, are now upset that a religious family has successfully challenged Utah’s anti-polygamy statute.
The Roman Catholic leader who championed the unsuccessful effort to ban same-sex marriage in Minnesota is now under investigation for inappropriately touching a minor. According to Minnesota Public Radio, Archbishop John Nienstedt strongly denied the allegation but is stepping down in the meantime:
Robert Oscar Lopez writes this week that Christmas can be a very difficult time for anti-gay activists like himself, often feeling like no one is understands or even wants to talk about his staunch opposition to equality and basic rights.
WorldNetDaily’s Mychal Massie has declared that racism is over and African Americans who work against inequality and discrimination should simply leave the country because such injustices do not exist.
Alabama’s state board of education delayed an approval vote on 12 middle school history textbooks last week after the anti-Muslim groups Eagle Forum of Alabama and ACT! For America claimed that the books promoted Islam over Christianity.
The progressive group MoveOn.org has an unexpected fan in Tea Party Nation’s Judson Phillips. In fact, Phillips is so enamored with the group’s email strategy that he copied a MoveOn fundraising email last week and repurposed it to raise money for his own group.
Colorado-based pastors Kevin Swanson and Dave Buehner were unsurprisingly mortified by a ruling against a Colorado bakery which discriminated against gay customers, leaving Buehner to wonder if schools will soon be “forced to hire Jerry Sandusky when he’s on parole.”
While we are still waiting for Larry Klayman to assemble a “Third Continental Congress,” the conservative firebrand is now telling activists that the NSA’s surveillance program “is cause enough to wage revolution, using all legal and God given means – to end this evil subjugation.”
PFAW supporters fought back against the rise in right-wing extremism we saw in 2013. Standing side by side, our members will be ready to defend the American Way again in the election year to come. (Watch the video & support PFAW.)
“Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace” will mark the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting this Sunday with a “debate” between gun reform advocate Mark Kelly and raving conspiracy theorist/gun lobbyist Larry Pratt.
Conservative activist Jim Garrow continues to insist that he is a former intelligence officer who knows that President Obama killed Andrew Breitbart, Michael Hastings and Tom Clancy…and tried to nuke America.
PFAW supporters fought back against the rise in right-wing extremism we saw in 2013. Standing side by side, PFAW members will be ready to defend the American Way once again in the important year to come. (Watch the video.)
We here at Right Wing Watch aren’t always fighting the War on Christmas. In fact, we’ve positively gotten into the Christmas spirit as holiday gift suggestions from all of our favorite right-wing groups come flooding into our inboxes.
In this edition, we learn that homosexuality is as contagious as the common cold, public schools are pushing homosexual/Islamic indoctrination and that President Obama may be behind the death of a state official involved in the release of his birth certificate. And no, there is absolutely no evidence to actually support any of this.