Trump Adviser Tony Perkins Just Got a Global License to Spread His Anti-LGBT Hate - 2018-05-16

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F375.png Trump Adviser Tony Perkins Just Got a Global License to Spread His Anti-LGBT Hate May 16, 2018, Jay Michaelson, Daily Beast

Tony Perkins, president of the Family Research Council (FRC), is the Alex Jones of the Christian Right: hyperbolic, outrageous, thin on facts, and thick on melodrama.

And now he's going on the government's payroll, as a member of the U.S. Committee for International Religious Freedom (CIRF). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appointed Perkins to the role yesterday, for a term of two years.

Perkins isn't your usual Christian fundamentalist. To get a sense of him, here are some choice cuts from Perkins' long playlist:

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{{cite news | author = Jay Michaelson | title = Trump Adviser Tony Perkins Just Got a Global License to Spread His Anti-LGBT Hate | url = https://www.thedailybeast.com/trump-adviser-tony-perkins-just-got-a-global-license-to-spread-his-anti-lgbt-hate | work = Daily Beast | date = May 16, 2018 | accessdate = March 2, 2019 }}