Category Archives: marriage equality

Equality 9 Trial Exposes Double Layer of Discrimination

San Diego City Attorney Trudges Forward In LGBT Free Speech Case Equality Nine Trial Attempts Jury Selection All Day Monday, Opening Arguments May Be Delayed Due to New Circumstances SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2012 — Nine marriage equality activists, now … Continue reading

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Gays Apologize To Koch For Ruining Her Marriage

An Open Apology to Amy Koch on Behalf of All Gay and Lesbian Minnesotans Dear Ms. Koch, On behalf of all gays and lesbians living in Minnesota, I would like to wholeheartedly apologize for our community’s successful efforts to threaten … Continue reading

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1 Million Signatures to Legalise Marriage Equality In the European Union‏

Support the People´s Initiative asking the European Union to stop the discrimination against sexual orientation regarding marriage. If you are a citizen of the European Union please support this initiative, all you have to do is fill in the small form below, it’s that easy. Continue reading

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Queer Rising: The New Gay Guerrillas!

“I think that all hands on deck is important at the point. The HRC, Queer Rising, the governor, every person that wants to see equality happen in this state, and then everybody else,” Dillon said. “Clearly, HRC plays a role in this, as does Queer Rising. Ignoring that fact is ineffective. Everyone should do what they do best, but do it better.” Continue reading

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Irish Support Marriage Equality For Gay Couples

A survey of Irish adults says that the majority – 61 per cent – support marriage equality for gay couples. Continue reading

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Queer Civil Rights Walk In NYC Easter Parade, April 24, 2011

On Sunday, April 24, we invite you to join other LGBT New Yorkers in increasing our visibility in front of the Catholic Church. Your courageous participation can help us send a message that LGBT civil rights should be a priority to all important institutions in America — not just to Congress or to the Courts, but to every major social institution. Continue reading

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California Appeals Court Rejects One Challenge to Gay Marriage Ruling, Passes on Another

Wednesday 05 January 2011 by: Mike Ludwig, t r u t h o u t | Report A federal appeals court on Tuesday rejected one challenge to a federal judge’s ruling that declared California’s Proposition 8 ban on gay marriage … Continue reading

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Ireland Recognizes Gay Civil Partnerships

[Note: While not quite marriage equality, this is a major positive step for the green island!] Irish justice minister Dermot Ahern has signed a commencement order to bring civil partnerships into law. The ceremonies become legal on January 1st but … Continue reading

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Calls For Overthrow of Prop H8!

“To those that believe in and fought for civil rights, that marched to end discrimination and win equality, you must not become that which you hated. It’s past time to exist in hypocrisy and ignorance, and time to come out of the shadows and darkness to support unequivocally, equality for all people. Those that support civil and human rights cannot, must not, become perpetrators of discrimination against others based upon race, religion, culture, sexual orientation.” Continue reading

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