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Republican Activists Push Party on Gay Marriage

By Michelle Rindels | Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions.

Copy Cat vs. Fire Fox: NOM to Boycott Mozilla

Saturday Apr 5, 2014
In a move that could be described as playing copy cat with a firefox, the National Organization of Marriage is now calling for a boycott of Mozilla.

NOM Leader Slams Out Republican Politician for Holding Hands With Partner

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Feb 21, 2014
The head of the National Organization for Marriage wrote a blog post, slamming openly gay San Diego Republican Carl DeMaio for holding his partner’s hand and for being a "homosexual activist."

Gay Marriage Backers, Foes Hold Dueling Rallies

By Michelle L. Price | Wednesday Jan 29, 2014
A little more than a month after a surprising federal court ruling overturned Utah’s ban on gay marriage, the battle over the issue reached the Capitol building Tuesday as hundreds of opponents and supporters of same-sex marriage held twin rallies.

Conservatives Outraged at ’Duck Dynasty’ Star’s Backlash

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Dec 19, 2013
Conservatives are flocking to defend Phil Robertson, a star on A&E’s reality show "Duck Dynasty," who was suspended from the show this week after he made anti-gay remarks in a GQ interview.

Lonegan Receives Support from NOM and Sarah Palin in NJ Senate Race

By EDGE | Monday Oct 14, 2013
Steve Lonegan, the Republican candidate running in Wednesday’s special election for the late US Senator Frank Lautenberg’s seat in Congress, is receiving some major eleventh hour support from hard right wing politicians and anti-gay groups.

Did NOM President Help Shape Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws?

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Oct 9, 2013
The president of the National Organization for Marriage, a group bent on outlawing same-sex marriage, is being criticized for allegedly taking a secret trip to Russia in June to talk to officials about anti-gay laws.

Ethics Board Not Removing Director From National Organizations of Marriage Investigation

By David Pitt | Thursday Aug 22, 2013
The Iowa Ethics and Campaign Disclosure Board voted Wednesday not to remove its executive director from an investigation into whether the National Organization for Marriage violated state law by not disclosing campaign donors.

Black and Gallagher on Same Side of "Ender’s Game" Debate - sort of

By Bobby McGuire | Saturday Jul 13, 2013
In a case of boycotts making strange bedfellows, Oscar winner and gay activist Dustin Lance Black and NOM co-founder and anti-gay activist Maggie Gallagher have found themselves on the same side of the debate over the upcoming film "Ender’s Game."

Anti-Gay Activist Condemns SCOTUS’ Rulings

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jul 1, 2013
The president of the National Organization for Marriage told ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos that last week’s Supreme Court’s rulings are an "absolute travesty."