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March 28, 2014

'The portrait there that's being presented is designed to make you think that same-sex households are wonderful, they're loving, this is paradise, this is the optimum nurturing environment for children...'

Bryan Fischer thinks the audience watching Modern Family doesn't realize the severe damage the show does to culture and family life.

The spokesperson for the anti-gay American Family Association was a guest on Kevin Miller's radio show. The host maintains Christians are troubled by ABC's Modern Family, which has one same-sex couple raising a daughter.

February 26, 2014

American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer says LGBTI rights activists are ‘Jack-Booted Homo-Fascist Thugs’ for wanting businesses owned by religious people to provide them goods and services

American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer has weighed in on Arizona’s bill that would allow businesses to legally discriminate against gay customers in the name of ‘religious liberty’ – labeling LGBTI activists who feel businesses should not be able to discriminate against them ‘homo-fascists’ and ‘Big Gay.’

‘If “Big Gay” homosexual activists actually believed in tolerance they would respect the convictions of Christian businessmen,’ Fischer said on his Focal Point online radio show on Monday.

February 9, 2014

'If you are for the legalization of homosexuality, you are for the acceptability of homosexuality, you are for the normalization of homosexuality, you do not care about black males'

It's unfair to expect anything logical from Bryan Fischer.

The spokesperson for the American Family Association has a long history of weird, and unreasoned, comments. From gay men being Hitler's storm troopers to a call for the kidnapping of children from gay parents.

January 28, 2014

US right-wing pundits explode after watching same-sex marriages during the music awards ceremony

Gay weddings at the Grammy awards are being branded as 'perverse', 'hateful', and 'intolerant' by extreme right-wing US pundits.

In a segment during the music awards on 26 January, 33 gay and straight couples were married during a performance of equality anthem ‘Same Love’ by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, who were joined by Mary Lambert, Madonna and Queen Latifah on stage.

‘Heads up: Grammy telecast to feature sodomy-based wedding ceremonies,' American Family Radio talk show host Bryan Fischer warned before the start of the show. 

November 20, 2013

Although Bryan Fischer once doubted Liz Cheney's patriotism, he now sides with her in the public spat between her and lesbian sister Mary

When it comes to the public disagreement between sisters Liz and Mary Cheney, Bryan Fischer is certain the married lesbian is prejudiced not the woman who is against same-sex marriage.

'Who is the one being intolerant here,' the spokesperson for the conservative organization American Family Association asked on his radio show, according to Right Wing Watch.

November 20, 2013

Although Bryan Fischer once doubted Liz Cheney's patriotism, he now sides with her in the public spat between her and lesbian sister Mary

When it comes to the public disagreement between sisters Liz and Mary Cheney, Bryan Fischer is certain the married lesbian is prejudiced not the woman who is against same-sex marriage.

'Who is the one being intolerant here,' the spokesperson for the conservative organization American Family Association asked on his radio show, according to Right Wing Watch.

October 30, 2013

American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer has told a celibate gay man that his homosexuality is a choice but Fischer said he couldn’t ever choose to be gay when challenged

American Family Association issues analysis director Bryan Fischer has told a non-practicing gay man on his radio show that his sexuality is a choice – but then immediately denied he could make that kind of choice.

‘I do not believe people are born homosexual. I believe it is a matter of sexual behavior and conduct which is always a matter of choice,’ Fischer told the caller.

‘Could you have sex with a man?’ the caller asks

‘No!’ Fischer answers, laughing at the idea.

‘I thought it was a choice?’ the caller asks.

September 20, 2013

Bryan Fischer from the American Family Association made claims following rumors of Clinton having a lesbian affair

A homophobic commentator has made the claim that Hillary Clinton could become the first ‘lesbian president’ of the United States.

Bryan Fischer, of the anti-gay American Family Association, made the claims on a video released on the AFA’s website, in which he asserts that Clinton may be having a lesbian affair with her transition office chief Huma Abedin, wife of disgraced ex-congressman Anthony Weiner.

September 12, 2013

The spokesperson for the American Family Association is certain President Barack Obama is purging the US military of Christians

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Bryan Fischer, the spokesman for the American Family Association, continues with his inflammatory language to describe gays and lesbians.

September 4, 2013

According to Bryan Fischer the start of the Nazi Party can be traced to a gay bar in Munich, Hitlers enforcers were homosexual and gays are 'thuggish'
 

Bryan Fischer, the spokesperson for the conservative American Family Association, went on his radio program to claim the Nazi Party started in a Munich gay bar.

Fischer is notorious for claiming  gays were essential to Hitler's Germany.

After claiming where the Nazi Party formed, Fischer repeated another discredited claim.

August 13, 2013

The American Family Association’s Bryan Fischer has encouraged opponents of same-sex marriage to embrace the term sodomy in their campaigns – saying it is an ugly word for ugly things

American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer has encouraged opponents of same-sex marriage to refer to same-sex love as ‘sodomy’ and said he refers to same-sex marriages as ‘sodomy-based marriages.

‘I refer to homosexual marriage as sodomy-based marriage,’ Fischer said in a broadcast of his internet show Focal Point posted to YouTube by RightWingWatch.org.

July 19, 2013

Anti-gay conservative Bryan Fiischer warns voters to be wary of US Senate candidate Liz Cheney

Bryan Fischer, the spokesperson for the conservative organization American Family Association, has come out against Liz Cheney's bid to join the US Senate.

The conservative commentator is worried the candidate, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, lacks his anti-gay fervor.

Fischer acknowledged Cheney has all the right positions when it comes to foreign policy but 'she will fight for the team wearing lavender instead of the team wearing red, white and blue.'

July 12, 2013

Bryan Fischer alleges a US serviceman lost his re-enlistment contract due to supporting Defense of Marriage Act

Bryan Fischer, the spokesperson for the conservative organization American Family Association, is claiming the US military is kicking out Christians and replacing them with 'hyper-masculine homosexuals.'

In a clip highlighted by Right Wing Watch, the notoriously anti-gay Christian, added the gay soldiers are 'similar to the kind of homosexuals that formed Hitler's storm troopers.'

July 12, 2013

Bryan Fischer alleges a US serviceman lost his re-enlistment contract due to supporting Defense of Marriage Act

Bryan Fischer, the spokesperson for the conservative organization American Family Association, is claiming the US military is kicking out Christians and replacing them with 'hyper-masculine homosexuals.'

In a clip highlighted by Right Wing Watch, the notoriously anti-gay Christian, added the gay soldiers are 'similar to the kind of homosexuals that formed Hitler's storm troopers.'

June 5, 2013

AFA spokesman Bryan Fischer says the boy scouts who marched in uniform in the Utah Pride Parade remind him of Nazi Germany

American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer has said that the boy scouts who marched in uniform during the weekend’s Utah Pride Parade reminded him of Nazi Germany and has promised to have Christian holocaust revisionist Scott Lively on his radio program to discuss the issue.

May 26, 2013

Religious pundit Bryan Fischer suggests the Boy Scouts of America rename their organization after lifting the ban on gay members

Bryan Fischer says the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) should rename themselves to sodomizers after this week’s decision to allow gay scouts. 

The notoriously anti-gay spokesperson for the American Family Association, a conservative Christian organization, went on his radio show to quote the Bible and say he would not want to be a Boy Scout executive facing judgement before God.

May 11, 2013

Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association has refused to comment on whether he has ever experienced same-sex attraction in a live radio interview

American Family Association issues analysis director Bryan Fischer has refused to comment on whether he had ever felt sexually attracted to another man.

Fischer was speaking on The Alan Colmes show on Fox News Radio about his belief that homosexuality is a choice and Colmes asked him when he chose to be heterosexual.

‘Have you ever had a gay impulse?’ Colmes asked Fischer.

‘I am not going to talk about that,’ Fischer said.

‘I’m not going to go there. Give it a rest.’

March 7, 2013

Religious singer and actress tells GSN how she would love her gay friends to be able to get married

Religious singer and actress Kristin Chenoweth has said anti-gay pundits who use the Bible to spread hate are not Christian.

In an interview with Gay Star News, the Glee and Pushing Daisies star said she believed if Jesus were to walk on Earth today, he would be horrified by people like American Family’s Association’s Bryan Fischer – who has compared gay people to cannibals.

February 22, 2013

NFL player canceled appearance at church of anti-gay Robert Jeffress

NFL player Tim Tebow is now getting backlash from both sides stemming from canceled plans to speak at a Dallas mega-church with an anti-gay pastor.

Tebow, back-up quarterback for the New York Jets, on Wednesday (20 February) backed out of an April appearance at First Baptist Church of Dallas after homophobic comments by pastor Robert Jeffress surfaced.

February 22, 2013

NFL player canceled appearance at church of anti-gay Robert Jeffress

NFL player Tim Tebow is now getting backlash from both sides stemming from canceled plans to speak at a Dallas mega-church with an anti-gay pastor.

Tebow, back-up quarterback for the New York Jets, on Wednesday (20 February) backed out of an April appearance at First Baptist Church of Dallas after homophobic comments by pastor Robert Jeffress surfaced.

December 15, 2012

American Family Association's Bryan Fischer says legalizing gay marriage is proof of 'sacrificing the well-being of children'

A far right-wing anti-gay pundit has said 20 young schoolchildren died because God is ‘no longer welcome’ in the classroom.

Referring to the tragic event in Connecticut on Friday (14 December), American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer said it could have been prevented if a prayer for ‘Christian values’ started each school day.

Speaking on his radio show Focal Point, Fischer said: ‘You know the question is going to come up, “where was God? I thought God cared about the little children. Where was God when all this went down?”

November 20, 2012

Ditch the racist, homophobic, creationist, climate change-denying dominionists: inclusive, secular conservatism is the only option for Grand Old Party, says Adrian Tippetts

The US presidential election was not so much an endorsement of Obama as a verdict on the Republican Party. Given the dire economic circumstances, any challenger would have strolled into 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. They even outspent the Democrats on their presidential campaign by a factor of 3.5 to one. The recriminations and post mortems are in full swing. At least Newt Gingrich has the honesty to admit being ‘far off’ wrong.

October 23, 2012

American Family Association attacks US news host after she challenged the homophobic group's claims that Nazi soldiers were gay

CNN anchor Carol Costello says she is a 'proud card-carrying member' of the 'gay gestapo' after a homophobic group launched a scathing attack on her.

Last week the US news host challenged the American Family Association's protest against the Southern Poverty Law Center's 'Mix it up at lunch day', which the organization says promotes a so-called 'gay agenda'.

August 27, 2012

American Family Association's Bryan Fischer has slammed gay right-wing groups such as Log Cabin Republicans

A homophobic pundit has said gay people have ‘no business’ being Republican, saying they undermine the ‘pure morals’ of the GOP.

American Family Association's Bryan Fischer, who supports the criminalization of homosexuality in the US, said gay right-wingers ‘undermine and subvert’ the ‘moral foundations’ of the Republican Party.

Speaking ahead of the Republican National Convention, he slammed the rise of gay groups like the Log Cabin Republicans.