Why don’t you just blame it on the Tea Party that formed in 2009.All right, then. Rachel Maddow put together a piece a couple of weeks ago, and it can be further corroborated by some easy google searches. Basically, the Russian anti-gay legislation has Made In America stamped all over it, by the anti-gay religious right. Specifically NOM’s Brian Brown, American Family Association’s Bryan Fischer and the Family Leader’s Bob Vander Plaats. Her presentation on October 13th also implicates Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and Marco Rubio as working with NOM..google “anti-gay russia laws maddow” for a selection, or just “anti gay laws”. The conservatrive / Republican fixation on hate has no boundaries.