Most U.S. Catholics Back Marriage Equality, But Knights of Columbus Pour Millions into Opposition
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 01:25PM
OutFaith in Commentary, Knights of Columbus, Marriage Equality, Proposition 8

By Peter Montgomery, Religion Dispatches - October 18, 2012

Quick, what organization was founded to support justice for immigrants, boasts nearly two million (all-male) members, and loves a good parade? The Knights of Columbus still support immigrants’ rights, but those sober-faced men marching down Main Street in full parade regalia are also part of an organization that was the single largest donor in support of California’s Proposition 8. 

This venerable fraternal order has taken up the anti-equality baton in a big, flamboyant way. [Read Full Story]

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