Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Jun 26, 2013 at 09:00 am
Today is a historic day. The United States Supreme Court ruled on two landmark cases concerning the freedom to marry, overturning Section 3 of DOMA and restoring the freedom to marry in California. Follow along with this post to catch all of the important updates from today's historic rulings.
Postedon Jun 25, 2013 at 02:00 pm
Today, Freedom to Marry founder and President Evan Wolfson will be interviewed by Lesley Stahl, correspondent for 60 Minutes, at "Pride in the Workplace," an event from New York City Pride week sponsored by McGraw Hill Financial in partnership with CBS.
Postedon Jun 25, 2013 at 10:59 am
In response to the Supreme Court's disappointing ruling in the Voting Rights Act, Freedom to Marry joins many prominent LGBT advocacy organizations in standing united with the American civil rights organizations and speaking out against the decision.
Postedon Jun 18, 2013 at 12:30 pm
This month, on Thursday, June 27, HBO Documentaries will debut The Out List, a documentary by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders that explores LGBTQ identity in the United States. Here, we share quotes from 8 members of "The Out List" about marriage, tolerance, and the importance of acceptance.
Postedon Jun 18, 2013 at 09:15 am
Today, Freedom to Marry and OutServe-SLDN released a new video featuring three prominent straight allies in the military speaking out in support of gay and lesbian servicemembers and their spouses.
Postedon Jun 17, 2013 at 12:00 pm
A new poll found that a large majority of Americans - 63% - oppose the marriage discrimination caused by the so-called Defense of Marriage Act, which prohibits federal respect for legal marriages between same-sex couples.
Postedon Jun 14, 2013 at 02:45 pm
This month, a new documentary exploring the American black community and their views on the freedom to marry, debuted at the Los Angeles Film Festival. The documentary, The New Black, hones in on the campaign to win marriage for same-sex couples in Maryland.
Postedon Jun 13, 2013 at 11:15 am
Today, dozens of new conservative voices joined Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry, the campaign to amplify and build support for ending the exclusion of same-sex couples among young conservatives across the United States.
Postedon Jun 12, 2013 at 05:30 pm
Fathers' Day is a great time to recognize the many types of families that make our country so dynamic. We know that there is no single formulation for what makes a strong family, but we spoke with eight great dad duos about the common denominator in family: love.
Postedon Jun 12, 2013 at 11:00 am
Today, as we reflect on the 46th anniversary of the momentous Loving v. Virginia decision, which declared bans on interracial marriage unconstitutional, we hope that this month, we have another landmark marriage victory to celebrate.