Postedon Dec 21, 2010 at 03:45 pm
Minutes after the Senate voted to allow gays to serve openly in the military, Mary Lou Paquette said she felt a weight had been lifted.
Sean Eldridge, the political director of the national Freedom to Marry campaign, likened the ban on serving openly to laws that prohibit marriage for same-sex couples and called military discrimination "one of the cruelest inequalities inflicted on gay Americans by their own government" in a statement released in support of the bill's passage.
Postedon Dec 21, 2010 at 09:30 am
A New Hampshire resident notes that although economic issues were what Republicans ran on during the recent election season, the majority of the more than 900 recent New Hampshire bills that have been filed deal with non-budgetary social issues like repealing marriage equality.
Postedon Dec 09, 2010 at 04:00 pm
Bishop Gene Robinson explains how religious texts can be taken out of context and their meaning twisted. He also notes what he sees as an exciting time for the LGBT community in moving toward equal rights.
Postedon Nov 10, 2010 at 10:30 am
Two new lawsuits have been filed on behalf of gay and lesbian couples in four states to challenge a 1996 law denying married gay couples federal benefits.
Postedon Nov 09, 2010 at 02:30 pm
The Republican Party won super-majorities in both houses of the New Hampshire State House on election day.
Marty Favor explains how this has changed he and his partner from planning a traditional wedding, to scrambling around to prepare for a shotgun one.
Postedon Nov 08, 2010 at 08:00 am
Many of Freedom to Marry’s Voices for Equality figured prominently in the 2010 election cycle.
Have you checked out our over 1300 VFEs lately?
Postedon Nov 04, 2010 at 12:00 pm
Democratic Governor John Lynch, the second governor to sign a freedom to marry law, on Tuesday won an historic fourth consecutive term as New Hampshire's governor.
Postedon Nov 01, 2010 at 11:00 am
A Windham, NH woman who said she is on the federal Do Not Call Registry was both surprised and angry to get a recorded call from the National Organization for Marriage on Friday morning, because it may have violated state law.
Postedon Oct 20, 2010 at 11:15 am
Make no mistake—marriage equality IS on the ballot this year, and in several states around the country we have an opportunity to take enormous steps towards ending discrimination against gay and lesbian families.