Starting this month we will track hate incidents and rhetoric in Tennessee on this page. As the Supreme Court decision in the marriage equality cases nears, we expect to see more. If we miss something, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org . You can counter hate with a contribution that funds the Summer of Love tour here. The growing list of stories of concern appears after the flip.
May 7--Reports surface that community leaders prayed against marriage equality at the Mayor's prayer breakfast in Murfreesboro. The Daily News Journal reports at this link.
May 8--A Gallatin Church posts a sign saying that God's wrath is coming because of "gay marriage." WKRN has the story at this link.