A little while ago, I wrote that a whopping 86% of the campaign cash contributed to Stand for Marriage Maine (the anti-gay organization fighting to repeal same-sex marriage in Maine) in the 3rd Quarter of 2009 came from just four religious organizations. Those organizations, and the dollar amounts they contributed in the 3rd Quarter, are
Boy oh boy, you can say this for the anti-gay forces seeking to overturn Maine’s same-sex marriage law: when they go in for something, they don’t do it by halves.
You may remember that in September of 2009, an anti-gay calling itself “Stand for Marriage Maine” held what they called a “rally” in the city [...]
Randall Terry and his Operation Rescue called for anti-gay Americans to descend on Washington, DC on October 10, 2009 for a protest against lesbian and gay marriage in Mount Vernon Square. The call was propogated by news organizations like Reuters, AP, PR Newswire, Forbes, and it shot across the right-wing websites like Free Republic.
Writing from the scene, where I’ve seen it myself:
This week, anti-gay activist Randall Terry called for a demonstration to descend on Mt. Vernon Square in Washington, DC, where President Barack Obama is set to deliver a speech to the Human Rights Campaign. His message: God’s Law of the Bible forbids same-sex marriage, and so [...]
This spring, Maine passed a law declaring marriage equality for same-sex and different-sex couples. This fall, Maine voters will take to the polls to respond to Ballot Resolution 1, which would make same-sex marriage illegal in the state.
We learned last week that, the group Stand for Marriage Maine has been unable to find any [...]