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Study funded by social conservatives claims that heterosexual parents are best

Study funded by social conservatives claims that heterosexual parents are best

A dozen groups fighting against marriage equality are touting a controversial study about gay and lesbian parenting that was funded by two conservative organizations....

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June 25, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories
Gallagher defends NOM’s racial strategy, but regrets wording of memos

Gallagher defends NOM’s racial strategy, but regrets wording of memos

LEXINGTON, VA — The former head of the National Organization for Marriage said Wednesday that she disagreed with some specific wording in the group’s controversial anti-gay marriage strategies but that she did not find the strategies themselves inappropriate.

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April 5, 2012 Civil Rights
As marriage equality marches forward, NOM forced to defend its positions

As marriage equality marches forward, NOM forced to defend its positions

In the wake of the Washington State Legislature’s vote in favor of marriage equality for same-sex couples and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision to overturn California’s Prop 8, which rescinded marriage rights for same-sex couples,

representatives of...

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February 14, 2012 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics
CPAC speakers: Marriage equality is irrelevant

CPAC speakers: Marriage equality is irrelevant

A major theme at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C., was that the Republican Party should once and for all erase the line between social and fiscal issues and further the argument that conservative social...

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February 13, 2012 Civil Rights, Politics
National Organization for Marriage using big money from few donors to fund undisclosed activity

National Organization for Marriage using big money from few donors to fund undisclosed activity

In 2010, the National Organization for Marriage (NOM), a tax-exempt nonprofit fighting legalization of same-sex marriage throughout the U.S., reported the highest individual donations it has received since its inception in 2007, according to NOM’s most recent income disclosures...

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December 12, 2011 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

Former NOM chair Maggie Gallagher heading up new ‘Marriage Anti-Defamation League’

The new leadership change at the National Organization for Marriage announced Thursday has provoked curiosity and speculation as to why Maggie Gallagher was swapped out for constitutional lawyer John Eastman to serve as NOM’s board chairman. ...

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September 23, 2011 Center Well, Politics

New NOM chairman Eastman was antigay expert at Coughlin impeachment hearing

Seven years ago the new head of the National Organization for Marriage, John Eastman, testified at a House impeachment hearing in Denver called by then-first-term-Rep. Greg Brophy. The staunch social conservative lawmaker from Wray drew national attention when he...

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September 23, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Politics

Firebrand Maggie Gallagher steps down at the National Organization for Marriage

She has been a fierce presence in the trenches of national culture wars over the past few years but now Maggie Gallagher, National Organization for Marriage co-founder and chairman of the board, is stepping down. NOM announced Gallagher will...

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September 22, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Politics

Religious right reacts to New York gay marriage vote: Prepare for ‘consequences’

Religious conservatives reacted sharply to a vote Friday night in the New York Senate to legalize gay marriage. The National Organization for Marriage pledged to spend $2 million to defeat four Republicans who voted for the bill. And religious right...

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June 27, 2011 Civil Rights, Politics, Top Stories
Maggie Gallagher outlines NOM’s messaging strategy on same-sex marriage

Maggie Gallagher outlines NOM’s messaging strategy on same-sex marriage

Maggie Gallagher of the National Organization for Marriage was recently a guest on the radio program Religion, Politics, and the Culture to talk about her organization’s strategy to prevent states from legalizing same-sex marriage and to pass anti-gay marriage amendments...

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June 14, 2011 Civil Rights, Politics, Top Stories

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