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August 8, 2014

National Organization for Marriage president: Target 'insinuates' that people against gay marriage are 'akin to segregationists and racial bigots'

The National Organization for Marriage, the largest anti-gay organization in the US, is targeting one of the country's largest retailers with a boycott because of its support of gay marriage.

NOM President Brian Brown announced Thursday (7 August) a boycott against Target, a Minnesota-based chain with 2,000 stores nationwide.

The retailer this week signed on to an amicus brief supporting same-sex marriage in pending cases in Wisconsin and Indiana.

October 20, 2013

Brian Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage, finds the  New Jersey Supreme Court's decision not to block gay marriages 'extremely disappointing

While gay couples in New Jersey are looking forward to the day when they will be able to wed, Brian Brown is stomping his feet in anger.

The president of the National Organization for Marriage, a nonprofit organization that fights marriage rights, is upset the Garden State Supreme Court has given the go ahead for same-sex marriages to begin on Monday (21 October).

September 23, 2013

The National Organization for Marriage has announced it will campaign to end California’s AB 1266 law which allows transgender children to use the bathrooms and change rooms of their preferred gender and play on the sports teams of their choice

The anti-gay National Organization for Marriage (NOM) group that put same-sex marriage on the ballot in California in 2008 is now seeking to do the same to California’s AB 1266 law which allows transgender teens access to the facilities of their choice and to play on the sports teams of their choice.

NOM are hoping to gather 504,760 voter signatures against AB 1266, which would be enough to place its repeal on the November 2014 ballot, and would suspend the law until Californians can vote on it.

May 24, 2013

Perry says 'decision contradicts generations of tradition in the name of political correctness'

The Boy Scouts of America's decision to allow gay youths age 18 and under to remain in the organization is being sharply criticized by several anti-gay leaders including Texas Governor Rick Perry.

Perry, who has made several anti-gay comments and consistently taken positions against LGBT equality, accuses the BSA of bowing to political correctness.

February 25, 2013

National Organization for Marriage vows to remind voters of 'betrayal'

The anti-gay group National Organization for Marriage woed today to use a war chest of $500,000 to target any Republican legislature who supports marriage equality in Minnesota.

November 13, 2012

NOM to target gay friendly companies in homophobic countries in effort to stop 'tidal wave' of same-sex marriage support

A US Christian group is threatening to make companies such as Starbucks 'pay the price' for being pro-gay in countries which are known to be homophobic.

The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) revealed its action plan during a conference to discuss the next stage of their campaign against same-sex marriage.

August 26, 2012

Dan Savage and the National Organization of Marriage's Brian Brown have their promised debate.

It wasn't the Thriller in Manila, the third bout between heavyweight boxers Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, but sparks flew when Dan Savage and Brian Brown sat across from each other.

August 12, 2012

The National Organization of Marriage is certain if President Obama wins, marriage will end in the US.

The National Organization of Marriage is certain the Democratic Party's support of gay marriage is sending party members off a proverbial cliff.

Even before Democrats made marriage equality an official plank of the party platform, NOM was sounding the alarms warning a reelection of President Barack Obama would end marriage in the US.

June 4, 2012

In the first of a special two-part feature, GSN looks at Barack Obama’s challenger in the 2012 presidential election, Mitt Romney, and his LGBT record

It’s officially official. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney will meet in this November’s race for the White House.

This matchup has been penciled in all spring. After a GOP primary casting call that included mogul/TV reality boss Donald Trump, pizza man Herman Cain, Representative Michele Bachmann, former Senator Rick Santorum, and ex-House Speaker Newt Gingrich, Romney is the last candidate standing.

May 5, 2012

NOM's Brian Brown challenges Dan Savage to a debate; Savage glady accepts

Turn off the phones. Put the children to bed, gather all your friends and grab that favorite snack. Dan Savage has accepted the debate challenge from the National Organization for Marriage.

Brian Brown, the president of the anti-gay marriage organization, made the offer on a 3 May blog post.

April 12, 2012

National Organization for Marriage backs presumptive Republican nominee

A day after Rick Santorum pulled out of the race for the Republican nomination for president, the anti-gay group National Organization of Marriage on Wednesday (11 April) endorsed presumptive nominee Mitt Romney.

April 11, 2012

Campaign to boycott Starbucks for supporting gay marriage is heading to Middle East and China

After failing in America, the Dump Starbucks campaign to boycott the coffee chain for supporting same-sex marriage has gone global.

March 22, 2012

Anti-gay US Christian group NOM urges coffee lovers worldwide to boycott the chain after it 'declared cultural war' on marriage

A US Christian group is calling on religious followers to 'Dump Starbucks' because the coffee chain backs gay marriage.

The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) says the global corporation has declared a 'culture war' after supporting same-sex marriage legislation in Washington State in January 2012.

March 14, 2012

Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation launches Accountability Project

The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation said Wednesday (14 March) that it will be shining a 'big, bright light' on television commentators who go on news shows and espouse anti-gay rhetoric.

GLAAD has launched what it is calling the Commentator Accountability Project which is designed to let reporters, editors, show runners and guest bookers on the various news shows know just how extreme the views some of the people they are inviting on their airwaves are.