Stories by Brian Tashman

Brian Tashman is a research associate at Right Wing Watch, the blog of People for the American Way. subscribe to Brian Tashman's feed

Posted on: Nov 6, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

Hoo boy! Some real gems just got elected.

Posted on: Aug 7, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

In her mind it makes perfect sense.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

At the time that that case, Newman v. Piggie Park Enterprises, was being decided, the majority of Americans had religious objections to interracial marriage.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

D'Souza says that, unlike other immigrants, he loves America.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

No science in schools, guns everywhere, church and state united! Egads!

Posted on: Jun 3, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

Your daily cuckoo bird report.

Posted on: May 28, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

Tea Party and religious groups thank Florida legislator for taking a "courageous stand."

Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

Televangelist once again dispenses antiquated marital advice. Co-host can't stop laughing.

Posted on: May 23, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

Obama-phobia, Homophobia, Veggie-phobia and other irrational right-wing fears.

Posted on: May 22, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

Being too crazy for Robertson is no small feat.

Posted on: May 21, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

Ted Yoho also suggested that early voting is also a travesty.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

The Right Wing Host of The 700 Club made some outrageous comments on yesterday's show.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

Congressman Steve King complains that diversity programs give 'free rides' for Hispanics.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

The 700 Club Host says a a woman's resistance to Christian proselytizing might be something beyond the normal human experience.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

"They wouldn’t even consider us plausible at all,” creationists lament.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch

Austin Ruse blames women's studies departments for Duke student who does porn.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

The Tea Party Congresswoman says the gay community's political actions are getting a little tiresome.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

Illinois Catholic leader says he performed an exorcism in response to the state's decision to legalize same-sex marriage.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

Tony Perkins says extinction is inevitable if everyone decides to opt for same-sex marriage.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch

Religious leader uses military analogies to rally anti-LGBT followers.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

Republicans either ignored or outright rejected even the superficial recommendations made in the GOP’s plan to revive the party.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

Robertson went as far as to say that as long as she tithes she will stay healthy and as a result not even encounter medical bills.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

The Center for Marriage Policy is deeply concerned that lesbians will trick gay men into fathering their children and become their slaves.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

Robertson is very mad at the Supreme Court.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

Also to blame were abortion, a same-sex kiss, and exposed breasts.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

In a previous edition of the show, Robertson called Dungeons & Dragons “evil” and said it has “literally destroyed people’s lives.”

Posted on: May 16, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

The 700 Club nut job also reminds women that they live in America "and good things are happening."

Posted on: May 13, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

And he will likely continue being wrong.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

If CBN viewers actually followed Robertson's advice, he'd be in deep trouble.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

Family Research Council fellow Pat Fagan joined Tony Perkins, the head of FRC, to discuss the blight of premarital sex.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

The conservative hosts are telling their white listeners to arm themselves to the teeth.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2013, Source: Rightwingwatch

Is this the most racist argument against gun safety laws yet?

Posted on: Feb 25, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

Radio bigot says, "they will claim anyone resisting the black force they are doing it because they are racist."

Posted on: Feb 15, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

While his more celebrated NFL brethren support marriage equality, Tim Tebow takes a speaking gig at a church pastored by a preacher who touts intolerance as a virtue.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

A Southern Methodist University religious studies professor found instances of students learning a literal interpretation of the Bible, and some racist obsessions of the religious right.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2013, Source: Right Wing Watch

What Would Jesus Do, indeed.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2012, Source: Right Wing Watch

According to Robertson, God wasn't wrong. He just didn't hear him right.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2012, Source: Right Wing Watch

Like other right-wingers in denial, many in the religious right thought the election was in the bag.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2012, Source: Rightwingwatch

The Slut-Shaming of Paula Broadwell continues

Posted on: Nov 8, 2012, Source: Right Wing Watch

After promising themselves and their followers a blow-out defeat of President Barack Obama, the myths advanced by right-wing leaders demand examination.

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