Tag Archives: Brian Brown

Brian Brown: Internet Meanies Are Trolling Ryan Anderson’s New Anti-Gay Book

“An important new book has been published today that we highly recommend to you. Authored by Ryan Anderson, a great friend of NOM’s and a scholar at The Heritage Foundation, the book ‘Truth Overruled: The Future of Marriage and Religious Freedom’ is a tour-de-force examination of the issues in the marriage debate and an enlightening reflection on what is at …

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NOM: This Is No Time To Panic

“Despite the dreadful blow the Court dealt to traditional marriage, it is not time to panic. Instead, we must massively expand our efforts to restore marriage in America as the union between one man and one woman. We must take action! We must fight back! This is not just about marriage — it is about protecting the rights of people …

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Frothy Mix Signs NOM’s Hate Pledge

Via press release from Brian Brown: Sen. Rick Santorum gave the keynote address to NOM’s Second Annual Marriage Gala in Washington, DC on July 2nd. Sen. Santorum ripped the US Supreme Court for their illegitimate ruling and pledged as president to work to reverse it, saying “this will not stand,” bringing the crowd of nearly 400 people to their feet. …

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NOM Money Beg: We Can Reverse This

“If you believe that our next President of the United States must be a champion for true marriage, then we ask you to donate today so that we can make this a reality in the future. There are other elements of our plan to go forward, and I will discuss these in future communications. For now, rest assured that NOM …

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Brian Brown Has The Sadz

“Though expected, today’s decision is completely illegitimate. We reject it and so will the American people. It represents nothing but judicial activism, legislating from the bench, with a bare majority of the Justices on the Supreme Court exercising raw political power to impose their own preferences on marriage when they have no constitutional authority to do so. It is a …

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Matt Baume: Marriage News Watch

“We’re down to the last few days before the Supreme Court rules on marriage. In the mean time, the National Organization for Marriage is asking all of the GOP presidential candidates to sign an anti-equality pledge. Let’s take a look at just how crazy this pledge gets.”

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NOM’s Hate Pledge 2016 Site Is Live

NOM anti-gay marriage hate pledge site has gone live. From the press release:  The NOM Presidential Pledge was extremely influential in the 2012 Republican primary process. Not only did every major Republican candidate sign our pledge, including eventual nominee Mitt Romney, but it forced all the candidates to address the marriage issue during the course of their campaigns for the …

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NOM Launches 2016 Hate Pledge

As it did in 2012, today NOM will ask all GOP presidential candidates to sign its hate pledge promising to support a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. “Republicans need to not just give lip service to marriage,” Brian Brown, president of the organization, told CNN in an interview. “By signing the pledge they are committing to concrete steps to protect …

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Brian Brown Celebrates North Carolina

“The House of Representatives in North Carolina just voted 69-41 to override Governor Pat McCrory’s veto of Senate Bill 2, the critical legislation that will protect marriage and religious liberty. The state Senate previously voted to override McCrory’s veto meaning that this important legislation now becomes law! This is a huge victory for supporters of marriage and was brought about …

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Brian Brown: We Have A Post-SCOTUS Plan But First You Need To Send Us Money Before We Can Tell You About It

“Let me assure you, we do have a plan. In fact, I just met this week with our senior team of staff and advisors to go over the plan, and we will be putting final touches on it over the next several days. We know just what needs to be done. It’s an aggressive plan that we pray will never …

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Brian Brown Has The Ireland Super Sadz

“We want to thank David Quinn and The Iona Institute for fighting the good fight running the No campaign against tremendous odds in Ireland. We are disappointed but not surprised with the apparent passage of a referendum in Ireland providing for the redefinition of marriage in that country. This is a reflection on the increasingly secularized nature of Ireland, together …

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NOM Exploits Jindal With Money Beg

Brian Brown would like NOM’s followers to “thank” Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal by signing up for NOM’s email money beg list. He writes: When Louisiana State House Bill 707, which would have blocked the government from penalizing companies because of the owner’s stance on same-sex marriage, was defeated in the state house’s Civil Law and Procedure over fears that it …

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Porno Pete: NOM Lied About Hate March

Brian Brown told numerous outlets that attendance at last month’s hate march was 15,000.

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Matt Baume: Marriage New Watch

Recap: “Oral argument is done, and now we can make a few predictions about how the Supreme Court might rule in June. Texas lawmakers have a plan to stop marriage equality, and they don’t seem to care that their plan isn’t actually legal. And the National Organization for Marriage is insisting that they’ll still exist a year from now.” (Matt …

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Brian Brown Issues Money Beg To Stop Same-Sex Marriage In Ireland

Via email from Brian Brown: While we in the US have our eyes on the Supreme Court, the people of Ireland also are keenly engaged in the issue of redefining marriage. Interestingly, advocates for redefining marriage in America told the high Court that it’s up to the justices to take this step because “fundamental rights” should not be left to …

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Brian Brown: A Fresh Breeze Is Blowing

From today’s money beg: We have an incredible amount of work to do in the next two months… preparing for the pending decision by the Supreme Court; launching a nationwide effort to pass legislation to protect people from having to participate in same-sex ‘weddings’ in states that have redefined marriage (or in the event that the Supreme Court redefines marriage …

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Brian Brown Doubles Hate March Number

Just in from Brian Brown: On Saturday we had an amazing March for Marriage — our biggest and most successful ever! There were approximately 15,000 marchers present! Thank you to everyone who participated… I will be sending you pictures, videos and news stories about it soon. But first, we still have some work to do. Tomorrow, April 28, 2015, is …

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Brian Brown: NOM Is Going Global (Because We Can’t Win At Home)

Via Buzzfeed: The National Organization for Marriage is continuing to work towards the creation of an International Organization for Marriage, NOM President Brian Brown told BuzzFeed News in an interview just before the start of NOM’s March for Marriage in Washington on Saturday. Brown has also been working to build formal ties internationally outside of his role at NOM, most …

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WaPo Reports On NOM’s Hate March

Via the Washington Post: Busloads of people from across the country descended onto the Mall on Saturday to voice opposition to same-sex marriage. This week, the Supreme Court hears oral arguments on whether state restrictions on same-sex marriage are unconstitutional. “Children don’t need experiments,” said Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. “They …

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LIVE VIDEO: NOM’s Hate March 3

UPDATE: The live-stream has concluded. PHOTO CREDITS: Photos of the crackpot signs are by JMG reader Albert. UPDATE II: JMG reader Jonathan sends us his Flickr report.

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