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 Feb 07, 2010 at 10:00 am
February 7, 2010
Liz Saint John talks with Evan Wolfson, Founder and Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, about the ongoing discussions and court battles over gay couples' right to marry. [Link]
Postedon Jun 04, 2007 at 03:50 pm
June 4, 2007
June 12th marks the 40th anniversary of Loving v. Virginia, the landmark Supreme Court decision that advanced racial equality and the freedom to marry in America. Evan Wolfson discusses this landmark case and the celebration to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Loving decision spearheaded by a coalition of organizations including Freedom to Marry.
Postedon Oct 17, 2006 at 12:03 pm
Jewish Theological Seminary, New York
October 17, 2006
Debating Maggie Gallagher of the Institute for Marriage and Public Policy, a prolific opponent of gay couples' freedom to marry, Evan Wolfson quotes Ronald Reagan's critique of those who "see something happen in practice and wonder if it will work in theory."[Link to Podcast]
Postedon Oct 10, 2006 at 11:40 am
Kentucky Fairness Alliance
October 10, 2006
Speaking in Lexington, KY, Evan urges the 700+ non-gay and gay attendees not to "let the constitutional amendment be the last word," but rather, lay out a vision for how to move forward and win marriage equality for the thousands of Kentucky same-sex couples and their kids that the "reachable middle" has only begun to get to know.