Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Jun 01, 2012 at 10:30 am
One year ago today, a civil union law went into effect in the state of Illinois. The law has provided some of the protections that marriage affords, but it is not a substitution for marriage.
Postedon Jun 01, 2012 at 08:30 am
Freedom to Marry has a dedicated and diverse staff working each day to secure the freedom to marry nationwide. Over the next several weeks, we'll be helping you get to know each of them a little bit better. This week, we hear from Scott Davenport, Freedom to Marry's Chief Operating Officer.
Postedon May 31, 2012 at 10:00 am
A new poll from the Associated Press shows majority support for the freedom to marry in Washington state.
Postedon May 31, 2012 at 09:22 am
This morning, the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit declared the so-called Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional.
Postedon May 30, 2012 at 12:30 pm
It is important to continually highlight the soaring support for the freedom to marry among Latinos in the United States. In recent years, the Latino community's support for marriage has climbed higher and higher.
Postedon May 30, 2012 at 09:50 am
This morning, Lambda Legal and the American Civil Liberties Union will announce twin lawsuits on behalf of 25 same-sex couples seeking the freedom to marry in Illinois.
Postedon May 29, 2012 at 12:00 pm
In the wake of President Barack Obama's announcement that he supports the freedom to marry for same-sex couples, public opinion is shifting dramatically, including in Maryland, according to a recent poll.
Postedon May 29, 2012 at 09:40 am
Last week, Freedom to Marry and the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network launched a petition asking Congress to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act, which forces the U.S. military to treat gay and lesbian service members and their families differently than it treats all other married service members. Have you signed yet?
Postedon May 25, 2012 at 12:00 pm
A new poll from The Washington Post and ABC demonstrates that a majority of black Americans now support the freedom to marry, with 59 percent of black respondents saying they agree with the President.