bakery http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/23760/all en Gay Rights Movement Threatens Businesses http://www.mrc.org/articles/gay-rights-movement-threatens-businesses <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venues, bakers and florists on receiving end of hate, harassment and lawsuits for holding to religious convictions; networks say little. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristine-marsh">Kristine Marsh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Even though gay marriage advocates often say those marriages won’t hurt others, business owners have been finding out that isn’t true. Companies, especially wedding-related ones, from several states have been sued and harassed for holding onto religious convictions.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Kristine Marsh is Staff Writer for MRC Culture at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/kristine_writes" target="_blank">Follow Kristine Marsh on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/gay-rights-movement-threatens-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Faith Family Government Life Media abc bakery Bigotry Bob Schieffer Boycotts cbs discrimination gay activists gay discrimination Gay Marriage Gay Rights harassment hate Lawsuits LGBT Photography religious convictions Religious Liberty Tony Perkins wedding industry wedding venues Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:59:09 +0000 julia.seymour 44873 at http://www.mrc.org