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An "Ex-Gay" At Vatican Marriage Meeting

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Jeremy Hooper writes at Good As You: Here's the scene at Day Two, where participants (including Maggie Gallagher, Brian Brown, Tony Perkins, Ryan T. Anderson and a whole host of anti-gay political activists) were greeted with a video...Show More Summary

Maggie Gallagher: We're Still Losing

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"I myself am struck by the fact that given politicians and the academy and Fox News have all abandoned the issue, exit polls show Americans continue to be split 50–50 on gay marriage. The biggest problem we face is not that our arguments lack appeal, but that the debate has been closed down, and Americans rarely hear our arguments. Show More Summary

Maggie Gallagher's admission by omission

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Maggie Gallagher, the person who will forever be most associated with the 21st century's marriage inequality push, wrote a column for National Review Online titled "Why the Democrats Lost." Knowing Maggie, most everyone from every political corner would expect her...

Maggie Gallagher Has The Vatican Sadz

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"I hope to respond intellectually to the synod report. Tears right now are streaming from my face, and it is not about objections to welcoming gay people. There is something more profoundly at stake for me. Is this me? In the corner? - Maggie Gallagher, writing for the National Review. Show More Summary

No, I'm not even kind of 'happy about this,' Ms. Gallagher

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Here's Maggie's take on the Oregon bakers who have admitted that they discriminated against lesbians because they believe homosexuality is a sin, who have owned up to the fact that they turned away other gay customers before they were finally...

Orientation is not a 'vision,' Maggie

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Check out this flawed comparison that Maggie Gallagher makes between a Christian college that refuses to hire LGBT employees or accept LGBT students and a theoretical campaign that she could have (but has not) waged against the Human Rights Campaign:...

Maggie Gallagher Says Duck Dynasty Is Responsible For Dip in Public Support for Gay Marriage

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

In a new post over at the National Review, NOM co-founder Maggie Gallagher offers her take on the recent Pew poll that found a 5-point dip in public support for gay marriage (49%). Writes Gallagher: It may well be an...

Maggie Gallagher: Marriage Poll Dropped Because Of Phil Robertson & Brandon Eich

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

According to Maggie Gallagher, the recent five-point drop in marriage equality polling can be sourced to public outrage over the treatment of Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson and former Mozilla CEO Brandon Eich. She writes at National Review: Salon may be right — this polling result may well be temporary or an outlier. Show More Summary

Audio: NOM's former counsel says God can't 'stay his hand of justice' if we keep 'testing' him with gayness

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Charles LiMandri was the National Organization For Marriage's general counsel during its foundational years and during its Prop 8 fight. Maggie Gallagher has touted the virtues of her friend and currently serves on the board of his new organization, the...

Patrick Gallagher - Swipe Right

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Maggie Gallagher's son Patrick, as we've long known, writes musicals and once performed in an off-Broadway production of Sodom: The Musical. In 2012 Patrick debuted a new song at an AIDS fundraiser held at the Duplex, the famed West Village gay cabaret and nightclub. Show More Summary

With marriage fight lost, Maggie Gallagher (Srivatav) moves to more neighborly writing

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

With the discriminatory cause that defined her professional life now all but settled (by her own admission), Maggie Gallagher Srivastav has found a new creative outlet. She has joined the staff of her local community's newsletter, where she writes profiles...

Maggie 'always-the-victim' Gallagher did nothing to earn her anti-gay reputation

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Maggie Gallagher has admitted she sees homosexuality as "an unfortunate thing" and advises gay people that "you can always control your behavior." She also once described homosexuality as " infertility. It is a sexual disability, preventing certain individuals from participating...

Maggie Gallagher's reliable sleight of hand

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

It was a few months after she helped pass the discriminatory Proposition 8, roll back equality in California, and write marriage discrimination into the Golden State's constitution that I first heard Maggie Gallagher go on in length about how she...

Maggie Gallagher's latest shows what a disservice she did to the civil marriage debate

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

If there's any name that modern Americans associate with the wrong side of the marriage equality debate, it's Maggie Gallagher. She will likely go down in history as the most prominent face of that cause. Maggie got there early and....

Is Maggie Gallagher A Lesbian? “I Don’t Think Of Myself As A Heterosexual” She Admits In New Blog Post

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

WTF? Maggie Gallagher just admitted she doesn’t think of herself as a heterosexual. In a rambling new blog post, littered with very poor syntax and excessive verbiage, the NOM co-founder writes: Here’s my view: When Christians tell me that homosexuality is “socially constructed” and therefore not a “real” permanent feature of human existence, I generally […]

Quote Of The Day - Maggie Gallagher

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"When Christians tell me that homosexuality is 'socially constructed' and therefore not a 'real; permanent feature of human existence, I generally respond 'I know gay people exist the same way that I know that Methodists exist. I’ve met them.' In other words, not all categories that are real are founded on fixed unchangeable essences. Show More Summary

Maggie Gallagher: Sexual orientation is 'more akin to religion' than to race

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

My pal John Corvino has written a compelling essay for Commonweal magazine titled "Thinking Straight?" which is running with the subtitle, "Where Social Conservatives Go Wrong on Sexuality." Social conservative Maggie Gallagher responds to Corvino's piece by going wrong on...

Maggie Gallagher's next gig: convincing libertarians to be social conservatives

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Come fall, the National Organization For Marriage co-founder and past president will appear on a panel for the extremely anti-gay Family Research Council, where she, conservative pollster Kellyanne Conway, and a Rand Paul guy will try to build a bridge...

Maggie Gallagher: Yes, cops must protect Pride Parades

7 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Credit where it's due: Maggie Gallagher is breaking from others in her movement who are claiming a Salt Lake City police officer had a "right" to not work a Pride Parade [National Review Online] Agreement-thru–"culture war" feels unfamiliar. It happens...

This is called discrimination: Maggie Gallagher will sacrifice support for marriage, so long as it includes gay people

7 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Maggie Gallagher acknowledges that marriage, in general, is troubled and says she's like to stabilize it. But here's her line in the sand: “If supporting marriage requires us to support gay marriage, we cannot do this” —National Organization For Marriage...

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