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Michelle Duggar

In Response to the Duggar Family: Responding to Sexual Behavior Problems in Youth

Teresa Huizar | Posted 06.10.2015 | Impact
Teresa Huizar

For Children's Advocacy Centers, many of our most heart-wrenching cases involve families in which sibling abuse has occurred. Parents are distraught about the victimization of one child, while terribly worried about the legal consequences to another child.

The Duggars Have a Lot to Teach the Church About Islam

Zack Hunt | Posted 06.08.2015 | Religion
Zack Hunt

If you're tired of defending Christianity every time another self-professed Christian makes the news for doing something evil, and yet you also find yourself denouncing Islam as an inherently evil religion based on what you see on TV and what little you've read of the Quran, I urge you to stop.

In Constantly Talking About Forgiveness Are The Duggers Looking For 'Cheap Grace'?

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 06.05.2015 | Religion

There was one word Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar brought up frequently during a recent interview with Fox News' Megyn Kelly about their oldest son Josh...

Whoopi Goldberg Slams Duggars For Hypocrisy: 'You're Not Forgiving Of People'

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 06.04.2015 | Media

Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar broke their silence this week about son Josh's confessed sexual molestation of his sisters -- and women of "The View" were...

Michelle Duggar Uses Fox News Interview To Slam Transgender People... Again

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 06.04.2015 | Gay Voices

In a June 3 interview with Fox News' Megyn Kelly, "19 Kids and Counting" stars Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar opened up about the controversy surrounding...

The Duggars Break Their Silence In First Interview Following Child Molestation Scandal

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 06.04.2015 | Entertainment

On Wednesday, "19 Kids and Counting" stars Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar broke their silence for the first time since their oldest son Josh admitted th...

The Dangerous Hypocrisy of the Right: The Josh Duggar Edition

J Nelson Aviance | Posted 06.02.2015 | Gay Voices
J Nelson Aviance

The rhetoric of religious freedom and the 'war on Christianity' -- so often used as a justification for discrimination against LGBTQ people -- has nothing to do with religion or faith.

Joshua Duggar and the Scandal of Evangelical Celebrity

Brandan Robertson | Posted 05.29.2015 | Religion
Brandan Robertson

The Joshua Duggar controversy is one of dozens of scandals that have emerged from within conservative Christianity. In the midst of the tidal wave of scandal, we must ask whether these situations are a matter of coincidence or symptomatic of a larger issue with the religious system in which they are occurring?

During Political Run, Duggar Dad Said Rape And Incest Merited Capital Punishment

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 05.27.2015 | Politics

In 2002, Jim Bob Duggar argued that rape and incest merited the death penalty. But that same year, one of his own sons reportedly committed incest, an...

What You Need To Know About The 'Quiverfull' Movement

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.26.2015 | Religion

"19 Kids And Counting" stars Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar found themselves in the spotlight for dark reasons this week after reports surfaced that thei...

Where's My Pile of Stones?

Zack Hunt | Posted 05.26.2015 | Religion
Zack Hunt

If we insist on continuing to equate stone-casting to simple, yet critical accountability, particularly when children are abused and neither their abusers nor those over them are held accountable, then I have just one question. Where's my pile of stones?

19 Hypocrisies and Counting

Domenick Scudera | Posted 05.26.2015 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

Josh Duggar is a role model. Everyone says so. Mike Huckabee has already pardoned him, and he's not even president yet!

Michelle Duggar Opens Up About Teenage Struggle With Bulimia

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 03.10.2015 | Entertainment

"19 Kids and Counting" star Michelle Duggar opened up about struggling with bulimia as a teenager in her daughters' new book, reports People magazine....

A Note to Jessa's God: We'll Trade You Soup for the Duggars

Sarah Toce | Posted 04.30.2015 | Gay Voices
Sarah Toce

Religious extremism is alive and well in the Duggar household, and its ugly tentacles extend far beyond the reach of the family's matriarch, Michelle.

Do LGBT People Need Their Own Barber Shops?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.22.2014 | Gay Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every F...

Open Letter to Michelle Duggar -- Ignorance is Not Bliss

Mary J. Moss | Posted 10.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Mary J. Moss

Michelle, I am appealing to you as one mother to another, but there is a difference: my child is transgender.

LISTEN: Reality Star Michelle Duggar Records 'Fear-Mongering' Transphobic Robocall

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.21.2014 | Gay Voices

The matriarch of TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" Michelle Duggar has been publicly campaigning against an anti-discrimination bill in her home state of A...

The Duggars Want To Have Another Baby

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.21.2014 | TV

Despite having 19 kids, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar say they'd love to conceive another child. "We would love more children if God saw fit to give...

How Michelle Duggar, Mom Of 19, Finds Time For Herself

Posted 03.11.2014 | Parents

"Me time" isn't easy to come by when you're raising a kid. So, multiply that by 19... how does Michelle Duggar do it? She carves out her own night...

Michelle Duggar: 'The Bible Is The Owner's Manual For Our Lives'

Posted 03.11.2014 | Religion

The Duggars aren't shy about their commitment to Christianity. "Our faith is the core of our lives," Michelle Duggar told host Nancy Redd in an int...

Jim Bob Duggar On Wife After 19 Kids: 'She's Found The Fountain Of Youth'

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.11.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Ahead of the eighth season of "19 Kids And Counting," 20 of the 21-member Duggar clan joined HuffPost Live to talk about life as a Duggar and the show...

Josh And Anna Duggar Expecting A Boy

Posted 04.01.2013 | Celebrity

In a conveniently timed announcement, considering "19 Kids and Counting" returns for its 11th season Tuesday, Anna and Josh Duggar have revealed they ...

The Duggars Considering Adoption

Posted 03.27.2013 | Celebrity

Sounds like the Duggars are looking to expand their ever-growing brood. Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, who already have 19 children, don't necessari...

The Duggars Make A BIG Announcement

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.13.2013 | Parents

The Duggars, a family known primarily for having had 19 children and a reality TV show, are still growing. This time, however, Jim Bob and Michell...

'19 Kids & Counting': Michelle Duggar Gets A Birthday Makeover

Posted 10.31.2012 | TV

For Michelle Duggar's 46th birthday, her kids had a huge and unexpected surprise for her on "19 Kids & Counting." They brought in her childhood friend...