When a light is shined into the dark corners of American politics, it’s
never pleasant to see what scurries away. Last week, a federal judge in
Maine unsealed memos from the National Organization for Marriage, one of the most prominent groups fighting against same-sex marriage.

They relate to a case
filed over whether the group must disclose the donors that helped
underwrite a 2009 ballot initiative that overturned the state’s
legalization of same-sex marriage. The group uses its designation as a
social welfare organization to avoid federal disclosure, but the memos
dispel any notion that the claim has any legitimacy. National
Organization for Marriage is a political group, 

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By David Cary Hart

Retired CEO. Formerly a W.E. Deming-trained quality-management consultant. Now just a cranky Jewish queer. Gay cis. He/Him/His.