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Maggie Gallagher

Co-Founder, the National Organization for Marriage

Maggie Gallagher is a nationally syndicated columnist; the co-founder of the National Organization for Marriage, a leading voice in the movement to strengthen marriage as a social institution; and the author of three other books on marriage including (with University of Chicago Prof. Linda J. Waite) The Case for Marriage: Why Married People are Happier, Healthier and Better-Off Financially. The National Journal named her to its list of the "most influential" people in the same-sex marriage debate. She writes a weekly newsletter on life, marriage and religious liberty at

Change My Mind: Does Opposing Gay Marriage Make You a Bigot?

Obama's open approval of same sex marriage represents a huge change in popular attitudes towards the issue. But does this mean greater social stigma will be directed towards those who are against changing the definition of traditional marriage?
05/11/2012 11:07 EDT