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Sadly, as [predicted http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/05/08/1089593/-Daily-Kos-Elections-Indiana-North-Carolina-Wisconsin-Primary-Preview?detail=hide], voters in North Carolina passed Amendment ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 546 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 06:11 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
Scratch that. Every American needs to watch this video. I'm not going to say much in this diary. The video needs no commentary. I will say this: We often talk about the consequences of not having ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 01:30 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I voted AGAINST Amendment One because it’s meddlesome. I don’t need control over who cuddles with whom, nor do I feel anyone else has need for this capability. None of the so-called moral ...
by cskendrick
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 10:56 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
One thing I've found interesting and hopeful and under-remarked about the Amendment One issue is the fact that the first and most visible organizers against the amendment, as far as I've seen, has ...
by PatrioticallyIncorrect
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 08:44 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
North Carolina votes today to decide whether to ban equality in their state constitution. Same sex marriage is already banned in North Carolina, this amendment would be the cherry on top of ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 81 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 07:54 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Prompted by SneakySnu's diary, On the day of the NC Amendment One vote, we don't need this crap, I went to the Greensboro News and Observer editorial page to see what they were doing and found ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 06:09 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Well, we didn't need this today. In today's Greensboro News & Record, they've printed an AP article that attempts a balanced view on the subject but contains some misleading information. Today ...
by SneakySnu
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 04:26 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Joe Biden's apparent endorsement of marriage equality continues to make matters complicated for the Obama campaign. If you missed the story, here is the Vice President on the issue of marriage ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon May 07, 2012 at 05:34 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Tomorrow, as you know, is going to be a big day for North Carolina and the rest of the country. This will be true whichever way the vote goes--whether voters decide to enshrine draconian anti-gay ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon May 07, 2012 at 01:28 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
If you'll remember, Sean Harris issued a retraction of his sermon last Sunday in which he told the parents in his congregation that the best way to deal with gay tendencies in their kids was to "...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun May 06, 2012 at 12:21 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Many of you already know that on Tuesday North Carolinians will go to the polls to vote on the "Same Sex Marriage Amendment" and, if they are Republicans, to vote in the GOP primary for the other ...
by Persiflage
Comment Count 45 comments on Sun May 06, 2012 at 10:34 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
Former President Bill Clinton has taped a robocall that will be going out to North Carolina voters soon through election day on Tuesday, asking them to vote against Amendment One (which would make ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat May 05, 2012 at 01:26 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
As early voting comes to a close and May 8 draws near, the effort to get out the NO vote on North Carolina's Amendment One has intensified. My brother and his friends have worked to attract young (...
by SneakySnu
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 04, 2012 at 11:42 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
President Clinton speaks with North Carolina residents in the wake of Hurricane Floyd, Sept. 1999 (White House/
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 83 comments on Sun May 06, 2012 at 05:45 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
The head of the Vote For Marriage NC campaign, Tami Fitzgerald worries that marriage equality in North Carolina will force businesses to "subsidize the homosexual lifestyle." GoodAsYou has audio of ...
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri May 04, 2012 at 10:01 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
As a North Carolinian, you can probably imagine that Sean Harris' sermon this past Sunday hits a particularly raw nerve with me. Just when we're finally turning the page from the legacy of Jesse ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri May 04, 2012 at 06:43 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Amidst the hate and the rhetoric of the fight to say "No" to NC's Amendment One, comes the exercise of civic duties by our youth. Follow below the squiggle.
by TriangleNC
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 01:25 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Clinton in New York, summer 2011 ( HRC ) Chelsea Clinton has penned a letter of support on behalf of the Protect ALL NC Families coalition, working to defeat the anti-gay marriage ...
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 12:16 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
(cross-posted from my private blog, sent to my friends in North Carolina) So, this is my return to blogging after a few years in the lurch. I think this is worth writing about. As I was going ...
by dissonantharmony
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 06:55 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
No on Amendment One In case the bigoted intentions of the backers of North Carolina's Amendment One weren't already clear, the wife of the author of the amendment has made its vile intentions ...
by Dante Atkins
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 12:32 AM PDT with 25 Recommends