Proposition 8 http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22702/all en ABC Apologizes for Story That Connected Mozilla CEO to Hateful Westboro Baptist http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-apologizes-story-connected-mozilla-ceo-hateful-westboro-baptist <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2013/2014-04-04-ABC-GMA-signs_0.JPG" style="float: right; margin-left: 3px; margin-right: 3px;" width="300" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Scott Whitlock is Senior News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/scottjw" target="_blank">Follow Scott Whitlock on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-apologizes-story-connected-mozilla-ceo-hateful-westboro-baptist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Brendan Eich Good Morning America Proposition 8 Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:46:28 +0000 scott.whitlock 45984 at http://www.mrc.org Five Years of H8 from NOH8 http://www.mrc.org/articles/five-years-h8-noh8 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pro-gay marriage group has plenty of celebrity h8ers. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><i>Editor’s note: This article contains language some may find offensive. </i></p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/five-years-h8-noh8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Faith Family Politics Cher Dan Savage Kathy Griffin NOH8 Proposition 8 Thu, 12 Dec 2013 14:52:19 +0000 mike.ciandella 45132 at http://www.mrc.org ABC to Air Gay-Rights Miniseries http://www.mrc.org/articles/abc-air-gay-rights-miniseries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Show to be ‘semi-autobiographical’ account from gay screenwriter Dustin Lance Black </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-enk">Lauren Enk</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>As though there weren’t enough gay on TV already, ABC just hired gay screenwriter and LGBT activist Dustin Lance Black to write a new gay rights miniseries based on his life.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/abc-air-gay-rights-miniseries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Faith Family Politics abc Dustin Lance Black gay agenda Proposition 8 Thu, 01 Aug 2013 18:31:24 +0000 matt.philbin 44169 at http://www.mrc.org HBO to Produce Anti-Prop 8 Documentary http://www.mrc.org/articles/hbo-produce-anti-prop-8-documentary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New film hails gay marriage as modern “American revolution” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-enk">Lauren Enk</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The ink on the SCOTUS ruling is barely dry, but Hollywood is already set to start celebrating the gay victory with more propaganda films. First up? HBO’s new documentary about the lawyers and gay couples who brought down Prop 8. <img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/HBO%20prop%208.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="134" width="245" /><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/10/business/media/hbo-to-produce-documentary-on-gay-marriage-legal-fight.html?partner=rss&amp;emc=rss&amp;_r=0"></a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/hbo-produce-anti-prop-8-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Faith Family Politics gay agenda HBO Proposition 8 Thu, 11 Jul 2013 18:36:14 +0000 matt.philbin 44000 at http://www.mrc.org CBS Trumpets 'Long Night of Celebrating' Over Prop 8 Ruling; Spotlights Same-Sex Couple's Ring Ceremony http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-trumpets-long-night-celebrating-over-prop-8-ruling-spotlights-same-sex-couples-ring-c <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2013-06-27-CBS-Tracy_large.JPG" style="float: right;" height="133" width="240" />CBS This Morning</em> led its Thursday broadcast with overwhelmingly slanted coverage on the Supreme Court's pro-same-sex "marriage" rulings. Ben Tracy played up the "<strong>long night of celebrating in West Hollywood</strong>", after the Court paved the way for the termination of California's Proposition 8.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-trumpets-long-night-celebrating-over-prop-8-ruling-spotlights-same-sex-couples-ring-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Ben Tracy cbs CBS This Morning Charlie Rose Norah O'Donnell Proposition 8 Thu, 27 Jun 2013 19:55:35 +0000 matthew.balan 43915 at http://www.mrc.org NBC Legal Analyst Heralds 'Sweeping Historic Decision for Gay Rights'; Praises 'Pro-Civil Rights Bloc' of Liberal Justices http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-legal-analyst-heralds-sweeping-historic-decision-gay-rights-praises-pro-civil-rights- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> During live coverage of the Supreme Court's gay marriage rulings on Wednesday, NBC legal analyst Lisa Bloom could barely contain her enthusiasm at the decisions overturning the Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8: <strong>"There is no question that this is a sweeping historic decision for gay rights....</strong>I think this is only the beginning, by the way.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-legal-analyst-heralds-sweeping-historic-decision-gay-rights-praises-pro-civil-rights-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division DOMA Gay Marriage Lisa Bloom NBC Proposition 8 Supreme Court Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:23:46 +0000 kyle.drennen 43900 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Asks If Traditional Marriage Defenders Are 'On the Wrong Side of History' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-asks-if-traditional-marriage-defenders-are-wrong-side-history <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img style="float: right; margin: 3px;" src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2013-03-25-CNN-Costello-SSM.JPG" height="140" width="240" />Hyping "growing support" for same-sex marriage, CNN's Carol Costello asked a supporter of California's Proposition 8 on Monday if he was "on the wrong side of history" for legally defining marriage as between one man and one woman.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-asks-if-traditional-marriage-defenders-are-wrong-side-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Carol Costello CNN Proposition 8 Same-Sex Marriage Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:43:03 +0000 matt.hadro 43020 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Lemon Harasses Conservative Guest; 'I Can Interrupt as Much as I Want' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-lemon-harasses-conservative-guest-i-can-interrupt-much-i-want <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2013-03-24-CNN-Lemon-Anderson.JPG" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" height="140" width="240" />In <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matt-hadro/2012/11/19/cnns-lemon-bullies-conservative-guest-air-who-lashes-out-afterward">yet another</a> episode of CNN's Don Lemon pestering a <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matt-hadro/2013/03/22/cnn-panel-compares-traditional-marriage-supporters-segregationists-slave">conservative guest</a>, he belittled and smeared the Heritage Foundation's Ryan Anderson on Sunday.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-lemon-harasses-conservative-guest-i-can-interrupt-much-i-want" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Conservatives DOMA Don Lemon Homosexuality Proposition 8 Same-Sex Marriage The Heritage Foundation Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:35:41 +0000 matt.hadro 43019 at http://www.mrc.org