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Michelle Shocked Anti Gay

WATCH: Anti-Gay Singer Says Homophobic Rant Was Framed As 'Reality'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.02.2013 | Gay Voices

Alternative musician Michelle Shocked went on the defensive and claimed her recent anti-gay rant onstage was just an interpretation of "reality." ...

Michelle Shocked, This Is What It Truly Means To Be Silenced By Fear

Jackie Gardina | Posted 06.02.2013 | Gay Voices
Jackie Gardina

LGBT people wear invisible duct tape over our mouths every day -- not as a publicity stunt but as a mode a survival. We remain silent to avoid personal and familial rejection, to keep our jobs and our homes and to protect our physical safety. Our fear is real.

After Anti-Gay Rant, Singer Protests Outside Her Own Canceled Show

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 05.29.2013 | Gay Voices

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — Her show had been cancelled, but that didn't stop alternative folk and rock singer Michelle Shocked from showing up at a Sa...

Planting Peace And Shocked Rants

Lynette Mae | Posted 05.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Lynette Mae

There will always be people like Fred Phelps who use religion to justify their bigotry and hate, and sadly, there will always be those like Michelle Shocked who internalize the twisted message and lash out as a bizarre defense mechanism. I feel sorry for them, because hate only breeds hate.

Weeklings!: When Michelle Shocked and Other Lady Singer-Songwriters Piss Us Off (VIDEO)

Louis Virtel | Posted 05.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Louis Virtel

In today's Weeklings!, I discuss why Michelle Shocked's awful opinion matters more to me than, say, the opinion most current Billboard hitmakers.

Margaret Cho Sounds Off On Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Comments

Margaret Cho | Posted 05.20.2013 | Gay Voices
Margaret Cho

Hatred and homophobia can never be underestimated. And the effect of someone saying "God hates fags" can never be underestimated either. It's a license to kill. It's a death sentence. It's not funny. It's not OK. It's not something I can let go easily, because I know what it truly means.

Michelle Shocked: My Anti-Gay Remarks Were 'Misinterpreted'

Posted 03.20.2013 | Gay Voices

The indie-folk singer who allegedly launched into an anti-gay tirade during a March 17 performance in San Francisco is speaking out, saying her contro...

Venues Scramble To Cancel Singer's Gigs Over Anti-Gay Rant

Posted 03.19.2013 | Chicago

Not even a full day after alt-folk singer Michelle Shocked went on a bizarre homophobic rant during a show at a San Francisco jazz club and restaurant...

Michelle Shocked's Anti-Gay Rant Causes Boulder Concert Cancellation

The Boulder Daily Camera | Amy Bounds | Posted 05.19.2013 | Denver

Boulder radio show eTown on Monday canceled a Michelle Shocked concert planned in May because the singer reportedly made anti-gay remarks at a concert...

Singer's Onstage Anti-Gay Tirade Shocks Audience

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 03.19.2013 | Gay Voices

Singer Michelle Shocked, who was most popular in the '80s and '90s, went on a homophobic tirade over the weekend in San Francisco, much to the surpris...