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.

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

This means it's time for Christian parents to remove their children from 'government schools,' Perkins tells antigay activist Gordon Klingenschmitt.

July 13 2015 3:57 PM

In Rep. Bill Flores's tortured logic, same-sex marriages lead to family breakdown, which leads to situations like that seen in Baltimore this week.

April 29 2015 6:17 PM

'Due to my strong personal belief I do not feel comfortable planning a wedding for lesbian couples,' the planner wrote. She also told the couple she was already booked for their requested date.

January 21 2015 3:06 PM

We have a Constitution override the will of the people when it discriminates, lawyer Olson tells the antigay activist.

January 19 2015 3:47 PM

Americans United for Separation of Church and State's report responds to 61 claims about perceived threats to 'religious liberty in the military,' several of which relate to LGBT people and issues.

December 17 2014 6:00 AM

At the I Stand Sunday rally in Houston, opponents of an LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance portrayed themselves as victims of dictators and evildoers — and Phil Robertson promised he wouldn't use the women's restroom.

November 03 2014 6:09 PM

Antigay pol Rick Santorum claims young people support LGBT rights only because gay activists have kept them from hearing the alternative view.

October 23 2014 4:26 PM

Antigay leader Tony Perkins calls same-sex marriage the 'evil bidding' of courts; Ted Olson counters as a strong voice for equality.

October 12 2014 2:37 PM