Posts tagged: marriage equality
(Just a Few of) The Federal Benefits of Marriage Equality
What we didn’t have yesterday.
Yesterday Rhode Island became the tenth state to legalize marriage equality. Yay, Rhode Island!
Lots of people were surprised when they noticed that every single Republican in the RI state senate — all 5 of ‘em — voted in favor of the bill. This is shocking because it means
gay rights are gaining within the GOPthere are still Republicans in Rhode Island.
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on my facebook wall today
Hillary Clinton announces support for same sex marriage.
“Gay rights are human rights, and human rights are gay rights…America is at its best when we champion the freedom and dignity of every human being.” - Hillary Clinton
Obama on gay adoption
BREAKING NEWS: France’s parliament passes gay marriage bill.
With Tuesday’s vote (February 12, 2013), France joins The Netherlands, Belgium, Norway and Spain, as well as Argentina, Canada and South Africa have authorized gay marriage, along with nine U.S. states and the District of Columbia.
Today, same-sex marriage is legal in Maryland. (By the way, congrats!) Alas, not everyone’s a fan. The guy above, for example, who stopped a popular wedding trolley business that earned him $50,000 per year because he didn’t want to have to serve gay couples due to his Christian beliefs.
hahahaha thank you LA times for such a great picture filled with hilarious innuendoes.
LGBTQ* Voting and Marriage Organizations You (Might) Want To Know
Register To Vote — RegisterToVote.Org
Absentee Federal Voting Assistance — Federal Voting Assistance Program
Find Your Voting Booth/Location — Vote411.org
it becomes a public issue when it involves infringement on my constitutional rights