Marriage Equality

July 27, 2012

Amazon.com Founder Pledges $2.5 Million for Marriage Equality

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com, has pledged $2.5 million to help pass Referendum 74, which would affirm the marriage equality law passed by elected officials in Washington State earlier this year.

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July 24, 2012

New York celebrates one year of marriage equality

Today marks the one year anniversary of marriage equality becoming a reality in New York State.

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'BRIDEGROOM' Documentary Breaks Kickstarter Fundraising Record

BRIDEGROOM, the documentary about tragedy befalling a gay couple and the inequalities that comes from a lack of marriage protections, has become the highest funded film in the history of Kickstarter.com. The fundraising website, which has helped to finance more than 7,400 films, confirmed that the indie documentary about marriage equality surpassed all previous fundraising efforts by netting $384,375 in four weeks.
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Chick-fil-A 'guilty as charged' in anti-gay stance

Fast food chain Chick-fil-A came under fire this week after its chief operating officer, Dan Cathy, admitted to the Baptist Press that the company stands opposed to marriage equality.

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July 13, 2012

Priest tells MN Catholics they can vote against banning marriage equality

Nearly 30,000 people (and rising) have now watched Roman Catholic Priest Bob Pierson tell Minnesota Catholics why their faith can advise them to reject a proposed constitutional amendment that would ban marriage equality – despite what other Catholic leaders in the state are saying.
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July 9, 2012

Lesbian couple to have first same gender Buddhist wedding in Taiwan

Gay and lesbian couples in Taiwan have not let an official ban on marriage equality stop them from holding wedding ceremonies.

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#SupportCarrie - Thank Carrie Underwood for standing up for equality!

After announcing that she supports marriage equality, singer Carrie Underwood has come under fire from some fans. In an interview with U.K.'s The Independent, Underwood said, "As a married person myself, I don't know what it's like to be told I can't marry somebody I love, and want to marry. I can't imagine how that must feel. I definitely think we should all have the right to love, and love publicly, the people that we want to love."
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VIDEO: Roman Catholic Priest Speaks Up for Marriage Equality

Father Bob Pierson, a Roman Catholic priest in Minnesota, speaks out against the proposed anti-LGBT marriage amendment in that state. Father Pierson’s video demonstrates that even those within the priesthood do not agree with the anti-LGBT antagonism of the Roman Catholic hierarchy.
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June 11, 2012

Making Pro-LGBT Preaching Go Viral

Sadly, we have seen a spate of sermons calling for violence against LGBT people in recent weeks. Check out some pro-LGBT voices of faith and be sure to share with your friends and family.
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