Samantha Bee faces down the gay lobby

The "Daily Show" correspondent exposes the intolerance of gay people working to secure basic rights in the U.S.

By Katie McDonough

Published June 18, 2013 3:55PM (EDT)

  (Comedy Central)
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Samantha Bee goes where others in the lamestream media won't dare in a Monday segment for "The Daily Show," exposing the epidemic of gay bullying against conservative Christians who want to deny LGBT people basic rights express themselves freely in the United States.

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Katie McDonough is Salon's politics writer, focusing on gender, sexuality and reproductive justice. Follow her on Twitter @kmcdonovgh or email her at

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