Brian Brown

Brian Brown is the president of the National Organization for Marriage, a nonprofit organization that was created to advocate for the passing of Prop. 8 in California. Brian Brown, like his organization, opposes marriage equality as well as other LGBT rights issues, including adoption by same-sex couples and the ability of transgender individuals to access restrooms that correspond with their gender identity. Read more about the conservative activist, who once accepted Dan Savage’s challenge to a ‘dinner table debate’ on gay rights issues.

Yep, opposing marriage equality is just like opposing slavery. Or the Nazis, says the antigay commentator.

September 02 2015 9:02 PM

When Evan Wolfson challenges Brown on how he'd help those hurt by homophobia, Brown says he'd tell them 'the truth' about marriage.

April 28 2015 7:02 PM

Mike Huckabee is right to denounce party leaders for not taking a stronger stand against marriage equality, says NOM president Brian Brown.

October 11 2014 3:08 PM

Opponents of marriage equality compared themselves to Martin Luther King and Abraham Lincoln, and emphasized how much women need men.

June 20 2014 1:45 PM

NOM continues its march against the rising tide of marriage equality, with Rick Santorum joining a June event.

June 09 2014 4:15 PM

NOM failed to register as a political action committee or disclose donors during its campaign to repeal Maine's marriage equality law, and now the group must pay a $50,250 fine.

May 28 2014 5:28 PM

The president of the National Organization for Marriage predicted that 2014 will be a major year in marriage equality, but he's probably not going to like the outcome.

January 13 2014 1:15 PM

Right-wing roundup: Brian Brown says gays are the bullies, while Peter LaBarbera says children of same-sex couples learn 'perversion.'

January 09 2014 6:24 PM

The antigay National Organization for Marriage focuses on the genitalia of transgender students in California in its latest fundraising pitch.

October 25 2013 1:44 PM

The conservative organization's president called the act a 'disqualifying failure' that will destroy Christie's higher ambitions in the GOP.

October 22 2013 1:06 PM