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Michelle Shocked Anti Gay Remarks

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.

Michelle Shocked's Bizarre Sit-In Outside Venue That Canceled Her Show

Posted 03.29.2013 | Gay Voices

The indie-folk singer whose U.S. tour was canceled after she launched into an anti-gay tirade onstage is raising eyebrows yet again. The Associate...

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.

All But One Of Michelle Shocked's U.S. Concerts Canceled In Wake Of Anti-Gay Tirade

Posted 03.20.2013 | Gay Voices

Singer Michelle Shocked is still feeling the heat after launching into a homophobic tirade during a performance in San Francisco over the weekend. ...