North Carolina gears up for anti-gay marriage protest

LGBT community members here and across North Carolina are gearing up to counter NOM's scheduled stop on its national tour against marriage equality for same-sex couples.

Freedom to Marry's Sean Eldridge stated, “Freedom to Marry is working very closely with every state marriage equality organization and local partner to figure out what makes the most sense in each area.”

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Equality supporters outnumber anti-gay NOM as it stays in the parking lot in Sioux City

As NOM’s Summer for Marriage tour made its 15th stop today in Sioux City, Iowa, 53 NOM supporters gathered in a parking lot (for the third time on this tour!) for yet another “One Man, One Woman” marriage rally.

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Summer for Marriage goes to Iowa

NOM did its best to promote anti-gay discrimination in Des Moines but managed to attracted only 87 people against the freedom to marry.

Des Moines was the first of two stops on NOM’s anti-gay bus tour.

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Entangling marriage into a political jujitsu

Steve Chapman: "The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) specializes in a form of political jujitsu, leveraging its foes' weight against them."

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Summer for Marriage hits Minnesota

In yet another successful day on the Freedom to Marry Summer for Marriage tour, equality supporters outnumbered NOM supporters as their “One Man, One Woman” tour bus stopped in St. Paul, MN on Wednesday. Even though NOM recorded its highest turnout to date—about 163 supporters of discrimination against gay couples—Minnesotans continued sending the message of equality that supporters of the freedom to marry have been sending all over the country this summer.

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Equality supporters outnumber NOM supporters 8 - 1

In the biggest turnout yet on the pro-equality Summer for Marriage Tour, 466 Wisconsinites marched through the streets of Madison, peacefully chanting their support for the freedom to marry. There were so many supporters there yesterday, you almost have to see it to believe it:

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Is this how NOM is “protecting” marriage?

Yesterday, we launched a petition calling on National Organization for Marriage to end their increasingly hateful attacks against gay and lesbian families after a NOM supporter in Indianapolis proudly carried a sign calling for the murder of gay couples. Now comes this video interview of a young woman saying she was punched by a NOM supporter. The video is part of NOM Tour Tracker, a partnership between Courage Campaign and Freedom to Marry to document the Summer for Marriage Tour.

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Tell NOM to end their attacks against gay and lesbian families now

We knew that National Organization for Marriage opposed marriage for gay and lesbian families, but this is unbelievable.

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Avoiding NOM’s Trap

Freedom to Marry's Director of New Media, Michael Crawford examines NOM's tactics to distract people from the real issues by playing the victim.

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Another day in the Summer for Marriage – another 300 conversations

Managing Director Scott Davenport shares his experiences on the Maryland leg of Freedom to Marry's Summer for Marriage. The dialogue there was positive and plentiful.

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