Posts tagged "freedom to marry"
A new poll released out of Rhode Island this week shows that a supermajority of the Ocean State support the freedom to marry. Click the heart if you’re excited for Rhode Island to be the next state to pass the freedom to marry! And read more on the poll: http://riunited.org/57
The Mayors for the Freedom to Marry coalition launched one year ago this month. Since then, the number of mayors who have signed onto the pledge has tripled to nearly 300! Read more about the mayors who have signed on, and the reception last week at the U.S. Conference of Mayors! (Photo by Michael Key)
Molly Ball’s article in The Atlantic, “The Marriage Plot,” was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award! Click “like” to say congratulations, then read the behind-the-scenes look at this year’s marriage victories, which made it possible for couples like Danielle and Darcia from Maryland to marry! http://bit.ly/YWE8b3 (Photo by Shoot For Equality)
Just over nine years ago, in November 2003, Margaret H. Marshall penned a decision in Goodridge v. Department of Public Health that granted the freedom to marry to same-sex couples in Massachusetts. Now, some language from the decision is becoming a popular selection for readings at weddings! Reblog the beautiful passage from the decision, and read more:
Yesterday, the freedom to marry took effect in Maryland! Click the heart to congratulate all of the happy couples - including Darcia and Danielle - then click through to meet seven amazing couples who married in Baltimore, MD yesterday! http://bit.ly/Un0Q6o (Photo by the Associated Press)