James Dobson

Read the latest news about James Dobson, an antigay public figure and proponent of the "ex-gay" movement who established Focus on the Family in the 1970s and launched a radio show after a television appearance in 1978. The internationally syndicated show has been on the radio ever since, airing on 4,000 stations around the world. Aside from establishing Focus on the Family, James Dobson's work also includes founding Love Won Out, a prominent organization that claims to cure gays and lesbians of their homosexuality.

The U.S. Air Force Academy claims that gay cadets are safe and welcomed on campus, despite the academy's hiring of a staunch advocate of 'ex-gay' therapy who developed the school's mandatory counseling program.

November 22 2013 2:13 PM

The man who was once the face of what it means to be "ex-gay" has renounced all reparative therapy.

April 18 2013 3:47 PM

The law is scheduled to go into effect May 1.

March 12 2013 1:25 PM

The terrorist group's English-language magazine says the U.S. has no values.

March 01 2013 7:59 PM

The fast food chain is highlighting the fact it stopped giving to a host of antigay groups. But some organizations remain that were considered questionable in the past.

January 28 2013 6:18 PM

With Democratic majorities in the House and Senate, and a supportive governor, Colorado is poised to become the latest state to offer civil unions to same-sex couples, with legislation introduced today.

January 09 2013 5:37 PM

The religious right leader said acceptance of gays contributed to the tragedy, while the likes of Mike Huckabee and Bryan Fischer said it's due to America's abandonment of God.

December 18 2012 2:07 PM

Rubio, an up-and-comer in the Republican Party, is participating in the National Organization for Marriage's antigay effort.

November 04 2012 2:23 PM

Post-James Dobson, Focus on the Family is meeting with groups that don’t share their viewpoints.

April 18 2012 4:00 AM

A new study this month reports that many opponents of marriage equality believe their marriage will be unaffected by same-sex weddings. It's other people's marriages they're worried about.

April 16 2012 3:37 PM