19th October 2014
US: Anti-gay group spent $690,000 on a failed lawsuit against the IRS 8
3:22 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage has been denied a reimbursement of $690,000 in legal fees, after a failed lawsuit against the IRS.
12th October 2014
US: National Organisation for Marriage threatens to cut ties with Republican party 29
12:08 PM — The anti-gay National Organisation for Marriage has threatened to throw its weight behind a third party, unless Republicans do more to oppose gay rights.
8th October 2014
Anti-gay marriage leader: I am now David and same-sex marriage is Goliath 45
10:07 AM — The leader of a group adamantly opposed to same-sex marriage has now described himself as David, and the proponents of same-sex marriage as Goliath.
5th October 2014
US: Human Rights Campaign fires back at anti-gay group head who branded them ‘imperialists’ 5
12:51 PM — The Human Rights Campaign has launched an attack on NOM President Brian Brown, after he branded them "imperialists" who "export" same-sex marriage.
27th September 2014
US: ‘Traditional marriage’ group funding campaigns to stop gay Republicans getting elected 6
2:14 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage is funding a campaign to block the election of the only openly gay Republican candidates - despite claiming to only oppose same-sex marriage.
17th September 2014
French anti-gay activist: Same-sex marriage responsible for orphans 17
1:46 PM — A French anti-gay leader has claimed that children raised by same-sex couples will end up as orphans.
14th September 2014
Moscow anti-gay conference plans spread of ‘gay propaganda’ laws across the world 31
5:25 PM — A conference of anti-gay groups in Moscow has called for lobbyists to attempt to introduce 'gay propaganda' laws across the world.
4th September 2014
US: NOM president to attend anti-gay training session in France 13
5:55 PM — The president and co-founder of the National Organisation for Marriage will travel to France next week to participate in an anti-gay conference and training session.
29th August 2014
US: NOM still thinks it has a ‘very good chance’ of stopping same-sex marriage 26
7:48 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage has claimed there is a "very good chance" that the US Supreme Court will uphold bans on same-sex marriage.
12th August 2014
NOM President: Our boycott has stopped the global expansion of Starbucks 30
3:15 PM — The president of the National Organisation for Marriage has claimed that his group's boycott of Starbucks has halted the company's global expansion.
4th August 2014
NOM President Brian Brown: We also oppose the redefinition of chairs 39
12:25 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage has unveiled its opposition to the redefinition of chairs.
21st June 2014
US: NOM claims 10,000 people attended failed anti-gay rally 23
1:59 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage has told supporters that 10,000 people attended their failed anti-gay rally - five times higher than other estimates.
13th June 2014
US: NOM president ‘disappointed’ people don’t know about anti-gay rally 31
12:45 PM — The president of the National Organisation for Marriage has admitted he is "disappointed" that the group's plans for a rally next week haven't received much attention.
3rd June 2014
US: NOM president ‘begging’ membership to show up to anti-gay rally 13
11:21 AM — The president of the National Organisation for Marriage is "begging" people to show up to the group's anti-gay rally this month.
4th September 2013
Video: Dan Savage launches his ‘Not All Like That’ project for Christians who support gay rights 20
3:46 PM — In a video posted online, gay activist and founder of the ‘It Gets Better Project’ Dan Savage has launched his new 'Not All Like That' (NALT) campaign for Christians who support LGBT civil rights.
7th June 2013
US: Illinois delayed vote on equal marriage a ‘stunning victory’, say opponents 11
9:39 PM — Opponents to equal marriage in the US state of Illinois have celebrated the fact that the bill to legalise same-sex unions never went to a vote a week ago.
17th August 2012
Gunman responsible for Family Research Council shooting is charged 33
10:26 AM — The gunman who opened fire at the offices of The Family Research Council (FRC) in Washington DC yesterday, whose full name is Floyd Lee Corkins II, has been charged with assault with intent to kill and interstate transportation of a firearm and ammunition.
10th October 2005
Connecticut Gets Gay Marriages
12:00 AM — In the state of Connecticut this week, a law allowing civil unions for same-sex couples took effect.The law is unique; it allows civil unions for same-sex couples with full benefits of a regular marriage, while at the same time defining marriage as between a man and a woman.Heterosexual couples are not allowed to receive civil unions. The license application will be identical to one for a regular marriage, except "bride" and "groom" are replaced with "party 1" and "party 2."