Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Aug 22, 2013 at 03:30 pm
It's been a big summer for Megan and Marlee Malone-Franklin. After hosting a gorgeous commitment ceremony and blessing in May - then watching as the Supreme Court restored the freedom to marry in CA and struck down the central part of DOMA - they finally obtained a marriage license this month.
Postedon Aug 22, 2013 at 02:15 pm
Yesterday, after the launch of Freedom Indiana, Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry applauded the local efforts. Freedom Indiana is headed by conservative leaders - including Campaign Manager Megan Robertson.
Postedon Aug 22, 2013 at 10:30 am
Yesterday marked the launch of Freedom Indiana, which will work to defeat HJR-6, a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to permanently ban all protections for same-sex couples and their families in Indiana. Watch this video from the press conference.
Postedon Aug 21, 2013 at 11:30 am
Today in Indiana, a statewide bipartisan coalition joined together to launch Freedom Indiana, which will work to defeat HJR-6, a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to permanently ban all protections for same-sex couples and their families in Indiana.
Postedon Aug 20, 2013 at 12:00 pm
It's been a big week for the freedom to marry in Hawaii as legislators, faith leaders, and Governor Neil Abercrombie continually sound off about the importance of passing a bill that extends the freedom to marry to same-sex couples in Hawaii once and for all
Postedon Aug 20, 2013 at 10:30 am
The Peace Corps' policy change, which allows same-sex couples to serve together as volunteers, was personal for Shari Quan, who served in rural Uganda. She and her partner, Elisabeth Halliday, are planning their wedding, and the policy change has opened up the possibility of the women serving together without being separated.
Postedon Aug 19, 2013 at 09:30 am
One of the same-sex couples couples who married today in New Zealand was Lynley Bendall and Ally Wanikau, who said "I Do" on an airplane in a beautiful ceremony sponsored by Air New Zealand.
Postedon Aug 15, 2013 at 12:31 pm
Justin Maxwell, a 16-year-old boy from North Carolina, is emerging as a strong young voice for LGBT equality in the South. He also encourages young people like him to stand up for what they believe in.
Postedon Aug 15, 2013 at 11:30 am
Want to know how we're going to win the freedom to marry for same-sex couples nationwide? The answer lies in the Roadmap to Victory, the three-track plan for returning to the U.S. Supreme Court and finishing the job by bringing the country to national resolution and extending the freedom to marry to same-sex couples in all 50 states.
Postedon Aug 14, 2013 at 01:30 pm
Today, the U.S. Department of Defense announced that the same-sex spouses of gay and lesbian service members will begin receiving full benefits and protections by September 3, 2013.