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Why I Saw Ender's Game

Lewis DeSimone | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Lewis DeSimone

I wonder if I'll have to turn in my "Friend of Dorothy" card now. Recently I dared to see Ender's Game, the target of an LGBT boycott campaign because the author of the book, Orson Scott Card, is an unrepentant homophobe. And so he is; that much is clear.

'Ender's Game' Author Calls Backlash To Anti-Gay Views 'Savage' Attacks

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.31.2013 | Gay Voices

"Ender's Game" author Orson Scott Card is calling criticism in response to his anti-gay views "savage, lying deceptive personal attacks." In an in...

Harrison Ford Defends 'Ender's Game'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.09.2013 | Gay Voices

Harrison Ford might not be a fan of anti-gay author Orson Scott Card's views on same-sex relationships, but he doesn't think the writer's opinions sho...

Mike Ryan

'Ender's Game' Filmmakers Comment On Author's Homophobic Views

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 07.18.2013 | Entertainment

It's admittedly odd to be discussing an author's bigoted comments about a subject as important as gay marriage while people dressed as stormtroopers p...

'Ender's Game' Stars Respond To Author's Controversial Anti-Gay Comments

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 09.17.2013 | Gay Voices

SAN DIEGO — Real-world issues are rare at Comic-Con where fantasy almost always trumps reality. But for the stars and the director of "Ender's G...

Victorious Deviants? (VIDEO)

John Corvino | Posted 09.14.2013 | Gay Voices
John Corvino

My hope is that my lecture, "What's Morally Wrong With Homosexuality?", will provide support to everyone struggling against the idea that there's something wrong/deviant/unnatural about same-sex relationships -- whether they live in marriage-equality states or not.

Lionsgate Entertainment Responds To 'Ender's Game' Anti-Gay Controversy

Posted 07.12.2013 | Gay Voices

Distributors for the forthcoming "Ender's Game" movie are sounding off on the media furor over the anti-gay views of author Orson Scott Card, on whose...

'Tolerate' Your Homophobia? Um, No

John Becker | Posted 09.09.2013 | Gay Voices
John Becker

The Ender's Game author's hateful beliefs have relegated him so far to the margins of society that it's beginning to threaten his bottom line. So is he publicly recanting his anti-gay views and apologizing? Of course not. Instead, Card has the audacity to beg his pro-LGBT fans for "tolerance."

Anti-Gay 'Ender's Game' Author Responds To Planned Boycott Of Upcoming Film

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.09.2013 | Gay Voices

Anti-gay author Orson Scott Card has responded to plans for a boycott of the big-screen adaptation of his 1985 novel "Ender's Game," suggesting that s...

Artist Backs Out Of 'Superman' Project After Orson Scott Card Anti-Gay Controversy

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 03.05.2013 | Gay Voices

The fall-out over DC Comics's appointment of anti-gay novelist Orson Scott Card to pen an upcoming "Adventures of Superman" issue continues as the art...

'Ender's Game', 'Superman' And Anti-Gay Bigotry

Jamie McGonnigal | Posted 04.16.2013 | Gay Voices
Jamie McGonnigal

DC Comics has hired one of the most openly homophobic science fiction writers out there to pen the new Superman digital comic. Orson Scott Card, author of the soon-to-be-released blockbuster movie Ender's Game, is not only anti-gay but unapologetically so.

Controversy Erupts As DC Comics Hires Anti-Gay Author To Pen Superman Comic

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.11.2013 | Gay Voices

Petitioners are boycotting the selection of author Orson Scott Card, set to pen a story for an "Adventures of Superman" digital-first release. Opponen...