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12/21/2011

NHMarriage.org linked to notorious MassResistance

by Jeremy Hooper

Yesterday I showed you NHForMarriage.org, the site through which the organized groups in New Hampshire are funneling their donations, resources, and action items. And I showed you the nasty images on that site, which equate loving gay couples with both trash and erosion.

Well get this. It turns out that the guy behind the site, Ted Maravelias of the recently registered NH Family PAC...

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SOURCE: SOS.NH.GOV

…actually has a history with the rabidly anti-LGBT, longtime Southern Poverty Law Center-designated hate group MassResistance. In fact, MassResistance recently identified Maravelias as a MR volunteer in NH:

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SOURCE: MassResistance

Now, those of us who know MassResistance and its work (see: the time they filmed transgender women as they tried to use a restroom) know what a big deal this is. The group is a total third rail, one that even groups like NOM and Focus on the Family will not acknowledge. So that this group has ties to the NH repeal effort? It speaks VOLUMES about the intent!

More to come as it develops.

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