Scott Lively and Richard May Assert That Homosexuality Is a Much Worse Sin Than Slavery

May, a pastor in Knoxville, Tennessee, whose biblical worldview radio program airs on WETR on Sundays, said that while “slavery is an unfortunate event … it’s not something to lose your mind over,” especially in comparison to what he thinks are more pernicious sins, like homosexuality or witchcraft.

-Right Wing Watch; 6/23/2020

Josh Hawley (R) on SCOTUS Ruling on LGBTQ Rights: ‘We Have Got to Do Better Than This’

Hawley was far from alone with his disdain for the ruling. Anti-LGBTQ groups and outlets expressed alarm​. Family Research Council president Tony Perkins wrote in a blog post Wednesday​, “Suddenly, we fear for our kids’ classrooms, our sons and daughters in the military, the future of adoption and competition, and the vanishing hopes of any Christian to run a business or ministry without being sued.”

-Right Wing Watch; 6/18/2020

Trump finalizes rollback of LGBTQ patient protections

Advocates panned the new rules, which were released on the 4th anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting.

-Politico; 6/12/2020

Transgender Health Protections Reversed By Trump Administration

-NPR; 6/12/2020

Rick Wiles (R) Says Coronavirus Death of LGBTQ Lawyer Is a Sign of God’s Judgment

A 57-year-old lawyer died of the COVID-19 coronavirus last week, and End Times broadcaster Rick Wiles said on Friday’s night episode of his “TruNews” program that the death was a sign of God’s judgment because the man was reportedly a longtime board member of the LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York.

Wiles, a virulent anti-Semite, bigot, and conspiracy theorist whose TruNews network nevertheless regularly receives White House press credentials, cited the death of Richard E. Weber as proof that the coronavirus outbreak is an End Times plague sent by God.

Rick Wiles Says Coronavirus Death of LGBTQ Lawyer Is a Sign of God’s Judgment

-Right Wing Watch; 3/23/2020