Why can’t Maggie Gallagher stop lying about gay household studies?

By: Monday March 25, 2013 6:15 pm

Former National Organization for Marriage head Maggie Gallagher is the latest religious right figure to throw a distortion-filled hissy fit over the American Academy of Pediatricians’ recent support of marriage equality and same-sex households. In a piece in today’s National Review, Gallagher repeats the lie that the AAP ignored scientific data in its statement: There [...]

Romney and NOM Fanning Hostility Against Israel

By: Tuesday April 17, 2012 12:00 pm

When the so-called National Organization for Marriage recently — once again — took its anti-gay intimidation campaign international with a Starbucks boycott — (inciting to violence against LGBTers, as well as against Starbucks employees and property) – only because Starbucks supports human rights for gay people – it translated its anti-gay hate speech into Arabic and [...]

The endless anti-gay lies of the National Organization for Marriage’s Maggie Gallagher

By: Tuesday April 10, 2012 8:22 am

In April, 2011, when GetEqual’s Michael Dixon presented NOM’s Maggie Gallagher with her “Anita Bryant Unparalleled Bigotry” Award, Gallagher said “There’s no point in conversing with someone who calls you a liar,” as though no anti-gay lie had ever passed her lips. Back in her syndicated column dated October 25, 1996, though, Gallagher conveys her [...]

Why has NOM’s chairperson been silent during scandal?

By: Saturday March 31, 2012 9:47 pm

We’ve all missed one fact during the scandal this week involving the revelation of confidential documents leaking the National Organization for Marriage’s plans for homophobic race-baiting and other eyebrow-raising tactics to stop marriage equality. Where in the heck is NOM’s chair, John C. Eastman? We’ve read statements from NOM president Brian Brown and its former [...]

NOM and the Death of Marcellus Andrews

By: Wednesday March 28, 2012 12:00 pm

Before the National Organization for Marriage set off on its 2011, Summer of Anti-Gay Hatred all over Iowa, it sponsored an anti-gay hate rally in the Bronx in May where a NOM-approved speaker told a mob of gay-bashers that homosexuals are “worthy to death.” All summer long, NOM fanned the flames of anti-gay hatred, while [...]

Princeton Still Enabling NOM’s Anti-Gay Lies, Hate, And Terror

By: Tuesday March 27, 2012 10:00 am

Princeton University Professor Robert George — founder and Chairman Emeritus of the so-called “National Organization for Marriage” (NOM) — is in my opinion a malevolent, psychopathic political gay-basher incapable of feeling empathy for his victims. The harm he has inflicted on innocent gay human beings is vast and incalculable. He commands the power to do all [...]

Busted! NOM’s Maggie Gallagher caught lying on MSNBC

By: Tuesday February 14, 2012 7:31 am

They say that when some animals are cornered, they fight with both cylinders. In the case of Maggie Gallagher of the National Organization for Marriage, she chose to fight back with lies. Lies which can be easily refuted by a simple google search. Gallagher was  interviewed recently on Up With Chris Hayes and it didn’t [...]

Maggie Gallagher now contradicting NOM on same-sex parenting

By: Wednesday January 11, 2012 7:46 am

A while back when former National Organization for Marriage head Maggie Gallagher made a comment actually praising gay parents, I knew it would come back to haunt NOM. Gallagher made the comment to save NOM from embarrassment because the constant negative comments it and its affiliate – the Ruth Institute – has continued to make [...]

The 2011 Five Most Embarrassing Moments of the Anti-Gay Right Caught on Video

By: Saturday December 31, 2011 10:00 am

As 2011 comes to a close, it is time yet again count down those special moments in which the religious right and other assorted members of the anti-gay industry made complete asses of themselves on video: 5. Brian Brown gets laughed at on Fox News – In 2011, a curious thing happened to the National [...]

Maggie Gallagher, NOM should simply stop being such liars

By: Monday December 12, 2011 8:00 am

Last week, I posted that Equality Matters caught the National Organization for Marriage putting a post on its blog which used the work of the discredited researcher Paul “gays stuff gerbils up their rectums” Cameron. Equality Matters also pointed out that this sort of thing is the standard for NOM. On its blog and on [...]

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