The World Congress of Families – which sent nearly a dozen anti-LGBT American activists to Russia to support these heinous laws – used today’s event to promote using Russia’s anti-gay laws as a model for the U.S.
For comparing homosexuality to alcoholism and labeling the alternative lifestyle as equal to spiritual disease and demonic, Newcastle Knights NRL footballer Ryan Stig is harvesting a social media backlash.
Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are among the 76 countries where it is illegal to be gay and punishment can be severe. Most of the nations are in the Persian Gulf region or Africa.
With the rise of anti-gay crimes across throughout the country and across the world and with the high rate of suicide committed by LGBT youth, Hall’s message was that of compassion as he relayed the message of intolerance against any form of hatred.
“The football players were certainly not the only audience members that were being offensive last night. It seemed like they didn’t know that they were representing the university when they were doing these things.”
The Capitol Resource Institute (CRI) had its tax-exempt status revoked in February by the IRS after failing to provide required financial information for three consecutive years. It is also listed on the California Attorney General site as delinquent in required filings.