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Tony Perkins

Read the latest news about Tony Perkins, president of the antigay organization Family Research Council. Tony Perkins is a pundit that frequently directs vitriol at the LGBT community, promoting an agenda that considers same-sex attraction to be against nature and the good of greater society. Learn more about the former Republican politician and member of the Louisiana House of Representatives, as well as other public figures that are against marriage equality, gays in the military, and other LGBT rights issues.

Christian conservatives are using familiar anti-LGBT tropes in their praise for North Carolina's exclusionary new law.

March 25 2016 9:34 PM

Perkins, who helped strengthen the antigay language in 2012's platform, is once again a convention delegate and platform committee member.

March 17 2016 4:19 PM

The group, which will advise Cruz on policy, includes hate group leader Tony Perkins, the Benham brothers, and more.

4:09 PM

Of all the Republican candidates, Cruz is 'best prepared to lead this nation forward,' says the president of the antigay Family Research Council

January 27 2016 7:07 PM

Carson should make clear that the supportive policies he apparently endorsed as a board member at Costco and Kellogg won't translate to public policy, says Perkins.

4:35 PM

Right-wing politicians and pundits have found a hero and martyr in the Kentucky county clerk.

September 03 2015 8:02 PM

As Tony Perkins defends right-wing beliefs, someone who's left the movement analyzes the shame and denial that most likely motivated Josh Duggar.

August 28 2015 4:20 PM
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