Postedon Jun 16, 2008 at 01:29 pm
June 15, 2008
Most Americans continue to think there should be some legal recognition of gay and lesbian couples, and 30 percent say same-sex couples should be allowed to marry - the highest number since CBS News began asking this question in 2004.
Postedon Jun 16, 2008 at 01:04 pm
June 16, 2008
As public opinion in support of marriage continues to increase in California and nationwide, the freedom to marry will be threatened by an anti-marriage initiative in the November 2008 election in California. (Link)
Postedon Jun 16, 2008 at 10:28 am
June 16, 2008
Puerto Rico's house of representatives has denied a measure to toughen a ban against same-sex couples' marriages. [Link]
Postedon Jun 16, 2008 at 06:04 am
"Today is a historic and deeply personal moment as we witness gay and lesbian couples marrying across California. Many of us have worked so hard, sharing our stories with anyone and everyone about why marriage matters, making every moment a marriage equality moment."
—Molly McKay, Marriage Equality USA (MEUSA) Media Director
Postedon Jun 16, 2008 at 06:00 am
California is now the second state to provide fairness for all families, and as with all civil rights achievements, the freedom to marry in California must be protected. While we witness this historic moment, remember that the most important action to take is to talk to friends and family members, neighbors and coworkers, about why this moment is so important for families in California and across our country.
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Postedon Jun 13, 2008 at 03:03 pm
June 12, 2008
Wolfson says that as more people see same sex couples marrying and as they realize that no one losing out as a result, the movement towards marriage equality will gain generational momentum. [Link]