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All posts tagged "brian brown"

  • The Petty and the Vile

    Crossing Twitter with gigantic cultural events can always be counted on to bring out the worst in the already bad. Two Super Bowl tweets were...

  • NOM Seeks To Capitalize on Brad Pitt’s HRC Donation

    Same-sex-marriage opponents are seeking to capitalize on the latest high-profile donation supporting marriage-equality efforts in Maryland, Maine, Washington and Minnesota. In a fundraising email sent...

  • Defining Hate

    Debate over the tone of American political discourse continues a week after a gunman walked into the lobby of the Family Research Council's Washington office...

  • Dan Savage Debates NOM’s Brian Brown

    More than three months after National Organization for Marriage President Brian Brown challenged Dan Savage to a debate over LGBT issues and the Bible, the...

  • Dana Milbank Mainstreams Hate

    It was only a few days ago that the world of Washington politics and punditry was in its most self-congratulatory mode: Politics was about to...

  • Across the Threshold

    It can sometimes feel a little awkward to celebrate a victory achieved by something not happening. But even though the Supreme Court's decision not to...

  • Marriage Going Mainstream

    When the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was signed into law in the heat of the 1996 campaign season, support for marriage equality stood at...

  • Dueling Rallies

    The good thing about dueling rallies is that, if you choose, you can focus on the one that uplifts you rather than the one that...

  • Young Boy Counters Bishop

    Brian Brown, the National Organization for Marriage's president, took the stage of a rally scheduled for 2 p.m., on Sunday Aug. 13 with an announcement:...

  • A Tale of Two Rallies [video]

    On Sunday, Aug. 15, the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) brought its ''Summer of Marriage'' bus tour to an end on the east lawn of...

  • A Mile Away, a World Apart

    The crowd gathered at the National Organization for Marriage’s rally on the lawn near the U.S. Capitol on Sunday, Aug. 15, grew to about 200...

  • NOM Claims the Mantle of the Civil Rights Era

    From the National Organization for Marriage’s website, NOM executive director Brian Brown announced today at the latest “Summer for Marriage” tour stop in St. Paul,...

  • Motley's NOM Money

    Last Spring, when the D.C. City Council voted 12-1 in favor of recognizing same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions in the District, Paul Trantham riled up...

  • Genteel Slander

    A Washington Post puff piece lends its subject respectability. Last Friday's was titled, ''Opposing Gay Unions With Sanity & a Smile.'' The subject was Brian...

  • NOM's New HQ

    If you missed the ''Gathering Storm'' ads on TV, there's still a good chance you caught the parody on YouTube. Whichever version you may have...

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