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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.

The vehemently anti-LGBTQ Perkins was elected Monday to chair the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.

June 19 2019 2:40 PM

Some of Trump's most fervent supporters feel betrayed by the move, although they're reluctant to blame him specifically.

February 22 2019 3:46 PM

The president of the Family Research Council stand up for a man who described LGBT people as "sinful" and "intolerant."

June 08 2018 5:27 PM

We have a "spiritually sick society," according to the anti-LGBT Christian right activist.

May 22 2018 2:47 PM

The virulently anti-LGBT Perkins was appointed to the government body by Sen. Mitch McConnell.

May 15 2018 7:47 PM

Conservative Christians see Trump as someone whos will punch "leftist" bullies, says the Family Research Council's Tony Perkins.

January 23 2018 7:18 PM

Trump, who addressed the gathering as a candidate the past two years, joins far-right luminaries such as Roy Moore, Phil Robertson, and Michele Bachmann.

October 12 2017 4:13 PM
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