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Glenn Beck: Gay activist groups ‘are becoming nothing but a terrorist organization’

| Friday, April 4, 2014
Glenn-Beck
Glenn Beck reacted to the news that Brendan Eich had resigned from his new position as CEO of Mozilla following an outcry and boycotts stemming from his support for California’s Proposition 8 exactly as you would expect Glenn Beck to react: with a lot of shouting punctuated by a diatribe about whether he is supposed to use the words “gay,” “homosexual,” or “queer.”

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Mozilla CEO resignation: Free speech suppressed, or free market at work?

| Friday, April 4, 2014
Brendan Eich
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The resignation of Mozilla's CEO amid outrage that he supported an anti-gay marriage campaign is prompting concerns about how Silicon Valley's strongly liberal culture might quash the very openness that is at the region's foundation.

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Mozilla CEO resigns amid controversy surrounding anti-gay marriage donation

| Thursday, April 3, 2014
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Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich is stepping down as CEO after protests of his support of a same-sex marriage ban in California. The Mountain View, Calif.-based nonprofit maker of the Firefox browser had promoted him last week.

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OkCupid.com blocks Firefox users over CEO’s opposition to same-sex marriage

| Monday, March 31, 2014
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Dating and social networking website OkCupid.com on Monday began blocking Firefox users with a wall that informs them of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich's opposition to same-sex marriage.

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Three Mozilla board members resign over CEO who opposes same-sex marriage

| Monday, March 31, 2014
Brendan Eich
Three Mozilla board members have resigned over the selection of Brendan Eich, a Mozilla co-founder, as the company's new chief executive. The resignations are the latest fallout since the announcement last week that Eich -- who in 2008 donated to fight against marriage equality in California -- would lead Mozilla, the developer of the Firefox web browser.

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