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ProgressiveCongress.org just sent the following press release out and we wanted to share it here. We know we haven't blogged here much- we've been busy behind the scenes but now it's time for us ...
by ProgressiveCongress
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Feb 16, 2012 at 01:08 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Freedom to Marry has launched a new campaign, Democrats: Say I Do , urging the Democratic Party to recognize the freedom to marry for gay and lesbian couples in its 2012 platform. The platform "will ...
by Scottie Thomaston
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 06:25 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Highlight reel courtesy of Freedom To Marry. A ...
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 08:37 AM PST with 29 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 10:38 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 175 comments on Thu Jun 09, 2011 at 08:01 AM PDT with 171 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 153 comments on Fri May 27, 2011 at 07:25 AM PDT with 292 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed May 18, 2011 at 06:16 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 79 comments on Fri Apr 22, 2011 at 09:34 AM PDT with 91 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Aug 12, 2010 at 10:56 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
In 1954, the Supreme Court decided in Brown v. Board of Education that segregation of schools was not allowed. The decision stated, rather bluntly, "separate educational facilities are ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 247 comments on Sun Aug 08, 2010 at 09:01 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
Gay people won perhaps our biggest victory in history just a few days ago and we can't even celebrate that. Witness: A story about how we should take the word marriage out of the equation completely ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 694 comments on Sat Aug 07, 2010 at 09:01 PM PDT with 307 Recommends
A new analysis of the voting on Proposition 8 in California has determined that while some people mistakenly voted yes (opposing marriage) when they meant no, even more people voted no when they ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Aug 03, 2010 at 12:12 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
I need to say right off I'm not affiliated with Chad Griffin's AFER - the people who brought the Prop. 8 lawsuit. I'm just a huge fan, needless to say. But they brought this case and hired all of ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 93 comments on Sat Aug 07, 2010 at 11:48 AM PDT with 94 Recommends
I met Evan Wolfson at the Netroots Nation convention. If you don't know, Evan is the guy fighting for gay people to be included in marriage. He's been doing this since at least 1983 when he wrote in ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Jul 27, 2010 at 09:10 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Can we have a civil discussion about the president's policy on marriage rights? In contrast to his reversals on state secrets, warrantless surveillance, indefinite detention without trial, etc., ...
by Freiheit
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Nov 04, 2009 at 05:59 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Today California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger refused to defend Proposition 8 in court , instead ...
by Levity
Comment Count 67 comments on Wed Jun 17, 2009 at 09:38 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
We know plenty of people are upset that Obama's justice department is in court fighting to continue enforcement of the federal Defense Of Marriage Act (DOMA) -- which he promised to fight ...
by Levity
Comment Count 176 comments on Mon Jun 15, 2009 at 01:27 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Conventional wisdom says Marriage Equality will come through the efforts of gay couples to win their rights. Of course, that means that unless gay couples become a majority, it will be a minority ...
by David L
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Feb 08, 2009 at 01:56 PM PST with 9 Recommends
There is a jujitsu path to achieving equal rights for gay families in the early days of the Obama administration. The strategy involves moving the focus off of Marriage - as a tactic - to ...
by David L
Comment Count 78 comments on Sun Dec 21, 2008 at 12:45 PM PST with 13 Recommends
I was at the 2004 Valentine's Day Marry-In at SF City Hall with my different-sex partner, trying to get a proper marriage license. We would have succeeded, but there were so many gay couples there, ...
by Levity
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu May 15, 2008 at 12:18 PM PDT with 13 Recommends