Shorter NOM: Quick, Send Money Before SCOTUS Makes Us Redundant!

By: Wednesday May 1, 2013 9:46 am

National Organization for Marriage has sent some pathetic emails before, but the smell of desperation is particularly pungent in this latest. On the heels of losing marriage equality ballot measures last year in Washington, Minnesota, Maine and Maryland, and marriage equality legislative efforts in France and Rhode Island this year (so far), NOM has nothing [...]

MassResistance Trashes National Organization For Marriage

By: Friday April 26, 2013 3:47 pm

In a scathing blog post written the day after Rhode Island became the tenth marriage equality state, the radical-right anti-gay organization MassResistance takes National Organization for Marriage to task for “drop[ping] the ball” in the effort to keep marriage discriminatory: … We admire a lot of what the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) does for [...]

NOM Wants To Be Rewarded For Its Failures

By: Thursday April 25, 2013 12:38 pm

In the wake of major marriage equality victories this week in France, Rhode Island, Delaware and Nevada, marriage discrimination purveyor National Organization for Marriage is asking supporters to send them money.  From yesterday’s email with the subject line of “We’ve Got Work To Do…”: … I want to assure you: NOM is NOT giving up [...]

How NOM Responds To Losing Three Major Votes In One Day

By: Tuesday April 23, 2013 9:51 pm

Today was a good day for love and equality, with final passage of a marriage equality law by France‘s Parliament, the Rhode Island Senate Committee on Judiciary sending a marriage equality bill to the Senate for a floor vote, and passage of a marriage equality bill by the Delaware House. A good day for love [...]

NOM-Rhode Island Woos Senator Dennis Algiere By Attacking Him

By: Sunday April 21, 2013 1:31 pm

The ad may as well have said “Senator Algiere, We’re Coming For You!” The Westerly Sun reports that National Organization for Marriage in Rhode Island took out an over-the-top, full-page ad in the April 9 issue of their paper which read, in part: It is critical that Senator Algiere cast a NO vote on SB [...]

NOM Has Launched International Organization for Marriage

By: Monday April 15, 2013 11:29 am

It’s been apparent for some time that Washington, D.C.-based National Organization for Marriage has been active in the ongoing marriage debates in the United Kingdom and France, although NOM has never admitted that it has any direct connection with the NOM-like organizations in these counties. Today we learn that these organizations appear NOM-like for a [...]

NOM’s Brian Brown Must Repudiate His French Colleagues’ Violent Rhetoric and Actions

By: Sunday April 14, 2013 9:22 am

Marriage equality opponents have ramped up violent rhetoric, and anti-gay physical violence has sharply increased, in the wake of the recent approval of a marriage equality bill by the French Parliament. “Hollande wants blood, and he will get it,” Frigide Barjot, leader of France’s version of National Organization for Marriage, La Manif Por Tous, was [...]

NOM Wants To Know What You Would Do

By: Friday April 12, 2013 9:19 pm

It’s one of National Organization for Marriage’s favorite scare tactics: lead parents to believe that kids will “go gay” if they learn in school that marriage equality exists. Today NOM wheeled out the latest rendition of this old saw in a tweet: What would you do if your 8-year-old son came home from school and [...]

NOM-Rhode Island Endorses Religious-Based Disapproval of Gays

By: Tuesday April 9, 2013 4:25 pm

National Organization for Marriage in Rhode Island has tried to hide its motivation for opposing Rhode Island’s marriage equality bill — a fundamental disapproval of gays — behind the insupportable argument that if gays marry in the state, children will somehow suffer. “Defending marriage does not make anyone anti-gay,” they claim.  They also deny using [...]

NOM supporters contradict organization’s message

By: Tuesday April 9, 2013 12:56 pm

No matter how much NOM tries to portray its anti-gay cause as “loving,” we can always count on the organization’s supporters to give us the real deal.

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