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How Fox News Helped Promote State Anti-Gay Segregation Bills | Blog | Media Matters for America February 26, 2014

Posted by sandyclaus in Anti-Gay Legislation, Conservative Network Groups.
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As part of Fox’s continued conflation of homophobia and Christianity, the network has repeatedly defended discrimination by anti-gay business owners as an essential part of religious liberty.

On December 10, Fox & Friends hosted Colorado baker Jack Phillips and his extremist Alliance Defending Freedom-affiliated attorney to discuss a court ruling that Phillips had violated the state’s anti-discrimination law by refusing to serve a same-sex couple. The segment featured a graphic proclaiming “The Death Of Free Enterprise,” while co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck asked Phillips why he thought he shouldn’t have to discard his “personal religious beliefs just to make a buck.”

via How Fox News Helped Promote State Anti-Gay Segregation Bills | Blog | Media Matters for America.

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