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Minnesota Family Council

Catholic Church's Ally in Attempt to Stop Gay Marriage Should Raise Questions

Alvin McEwen | Posted 01.08.2012 | Gay Voices
Alvin McEwen

The Minnesota Family Council seems to be a group devoted to demonizing and stigmatizing the gay community through junk science and ugly propaganda. Yet it is the same group that Archbishop Nienstedt sees no problem in teaming up with.

The Catholic Church Is Overstepping Its Bounds Against Marriage Equality in Minnesota

Alvin McEwen | Posted 12.20.2011 | Gay Voices
Alvin McEwen

I think people should vote as their faith dictates. However, I have a serious problem with a church official using his office or name to marshal large groups of people to vote in a particular way.

From Fringe Figure to Movement Leader: Michele Bachmann's Far-Right Roots

Michael Keegan | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Rep. Michele Bachmann isn't just a Tea Party candidate -- in many ways she embodies the evolution of the movement. To know her, you have to know the far-right social movement in which she remains rooted.

Sam Stein

Pawlenty Gets Glitter-Bombed By Gay And Women's Rights Activists | Sam Stein | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- First they targeted former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Now the glitterati have struck former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty, in hopes ...

Amanda Terkel

Gingrich Glitter Prankster Eyes 2012 | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It hasn't been the best week for presidential candidate Newt Gingrich. But political activist Nick Espinosa, the man behind the prank th...

WATCH: Newt Gingrich Hit With Glitter At Book-Signing

AP | By BRIAN BAKST | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista were hit with glittery confetti by a protester Tuesday during the c...