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LGBT rights opposition is the opposition to legal rightsproposed or enacted, for lesbiangaybisexualand transgender people. Organizations influential in LGBT rights opposition frequently oppose the enactment of laws making same-sex marriage legal, the passage of anti-discrimination laws aimed at curtailing anti-LGBT discriminationincluding in employment and housing, the passage of anti-bullying laws to protect LGBT minors, laws decriminalizing same-gender relationships, and other LGBT rights related laws. These groups are often religious or socially conservative in nature.
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Among the quotes CNN unearthed were comments she made in during testimony in the Hawaii state legislature opposing a civil unions bill. As a member of Congress, Gabbard signed friend-of-the-court briefs in favor of marriage equality when the issue was before the U. Follow Chris. Politics Local D.
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An anti-gay marriage video has provoked a massive backlash after it was viewed more than a million times on YouTube in just 10 days. Critics accuse its makers, CatholicVote, a US pressure group, of playing the victim card. Negative responses to the video outnumber positive ones more than 12 to one.
One of Australian rugby's most famous star has again sparked controversy after posting a link on social media to a video that opposes tolerance of same-sex marriage. Israel Folau posted the video on his Twitter account on Tuesday, insisting his actions had to be taken as thought-provoking, rather than insulting or offensive. The video features an minute sermon by the late American evangelist David Wilkerson, who warns against "sexual perversions beyond description".
Gabbard, 37, has come under fire from lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender advocates in the days since she announced her presidential ambitions, which drew renewed focus to her past work for the Alliance for Traditional Marriage. The group, which was run by her father, State Senator Mike Gabbard, fought against gay rights in Hawaii and helped pass an amendment to the State Constitution that gave the Legislature the power to ban same-sex marriage. Gabbard said in a video posted to YouTube and shared on Twitter.