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MINNESOTA: Bradlee Dean

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- Head of a youth ministry called You Can Run But You Cannot Hide International (YCRBYCHI)

- Radio host and WorldNetDaily contributor

 

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-- Once said: "Muslims are calling for the executions of homosexuals in America. This just shows you they themselves are upholding the laws that are even in the Bible of the Judeo-Christian God, but they seem to be more moral than even the American Christians do, because these people are livid about enforcing their laws. They know homosexuality is an abomination."   A week later, he built on these same views.

-- Claims, without basis, that Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan and Anthony Kennedy are both gay

-- Says Canada's legalization of marriage is supposed, is an "illegal act," and is "an attempt to dethrone God"

-- Says discrimination is gay people's own doing: "Homosexuals say they are being discriminated against. By whom? They are subverted and condemned by their own hand. Why? Because they’ve set themselves against the right-Giver. The law does not discriminate against homosexuality; it only condemns it "

-- Says anti-bullying bills are "illegal homosexual propaganda" that teach "appaling, illegal homosexual acts" and indoctrinate an "illegal homosexaul lifestyle"

-- Contrasts LGBT civil rights fight with African-American struggle by again asserting that homosexaulity is illegal: "being born black is not a crime, choosing to perform immoral acts is."

-- Once said: “On average, [gays] molest 117 people before they’re found out”

-- Dean's view of history: "The question I wanted to know is: “What did our forefathers have to say about it?” And I’m beginning to tell ya, I mean, for example, I went back to Thomas Jefferson. He was writing a bill to penalize sodomy by castration. George Washington would basically send forth the pipers and the drummers and he would drum them out shamefully, never to come back again. And then I began to read off state statutes, and they absolutely did not tolerate crimes against nature whatsoever. Again, all the way up until 1961, you’d go to prison for 20-21 years if you were caught in the act of sodomy. In Rhode Island, it was considered a mental illness, and folks, it is."

-- Calls homosexuality an "abomination" and links it to crimes against children: "If America would study history, then and only then would she understand why God said sodomy is an abomination... If we would simply take heed to God’s Word and listen to what He commands, we would not have to read in the newspapers about the horrific crimes committed against our children, only to find out that God was right all along."

-- Is insistent: "Sodomy is illegal in this country."  Is empirically wrong.

-- Says: “The American people have been under assault by less than 1.7 percent of the population known as the homosexual radical community over the last five years.” 

*NOTE: Bradlee Dean has busily scrubbed the internet of many of the clips where he made many of the above statements.  His actions do not change the record.

Commentator Accountability Project (CAP)

Candi Cushman

-- Focus on the Family's Education Analyst

-- Head of organization's “Day of Dialogue" and "True Tolerance" projects

 

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Maggie Gallagher

-- Founder and former president and board president of the National Organization for Marriage

-- President of the Institute for Marriage and Public Policy

-- Currently affiliated with the American Principles Project

 

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Peter LaBarbera

-- President of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality (AFTAH), which the Southern Poverty Law Center named a Hate Group.

-- Longtime activist; at various points, has worked for Illinois Family Institute, Concerned Women for America, and Family Research Council

 

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Scott Lively

-- Former state director for the California branch of American Family Association, which Southern Poverty Law Center named a Hate Group; formed anti-gay Watchmen on the Walls group based in Latvia.

-- Author of  The Pink Swastika: Homosexuality in the Nazi Party, which purports that the "Nazi Party was entirely controlled by militaristic male homosexuals throughout its short history."

 

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Keith Ablow

-- Psychiatrist and FOX News contributor

-- Resigned from the American Psychiatric Association because of LGBT support 

 

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