It took guts for Oscar Wilde to take a man to court for calling him a homosexual — or maybe it was hubris, according to the English playwright David Hare, who wrote The Judas Kiss about Wilde. His health declined in prison, and he died in disgrace three years after his release, at age The Irish poet, playwright and novelist had long relied on his sparkling wit to win over crowds of all kinds, in all circumstances. On an tour of the United States, for example, he captivated an audience of silver miners at the bottom of a Colorado mineshaft, according to a New York Times review of David M. Wilde persisted nonetheless, expecting his own celebrity to win out over the ravings of Lord Queensberry. He went on to say, with typical eloquence and clarity of vision, that his greatest misjudgment had been to put his faith in a society that celebrated his wit but abhorred his sexuality.
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Even as some well-known anti-gay groups like Focus on the Family moderate their views, a hard core of smaller groups, most of them religiously motivated, have continued to pump out demonizing propaganda aimed at homosexuals and other sexual minorities. Of the 18 groups profiled below, the Southern Poverty Law Center SPLC will be listing 13 next year as hate groups, reflecting further research into their views; those are each marked with an asterisk. Viewing homosexuality as unbiblical does not qualify organizations for listing as hate groups. Abiding Truth Ministries serves mainly as a launching pad for an international anti-gay campaign.
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Chris Watts faces the death penalty if found guilty of the murder of his wife Shanann and two daughters. According to The Sun , the man alleges he had a fling with Christopher Watts after chatting on MeetMe not long before Watts was accused of slaying his wife Shanann who was pregnant, and their two daughters Celeste, three, and Bella four. He said he was not out and not ready to be out as far as sexuality. Watts was said to have been having an affair with a female colleague, however the man now alleges Watts, 33, was not sure of his sexuality. Alleged murderer Chris Watts and his wife Shanann Watts.
Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. The increasingly hateful rhetoric shows no sign of abating. President Joko Widodo, who secured his election victory on a platform of promoting economic development and human rights, has yet to publicly speak out against these discriminatory statements.