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May 14, 2012

Civil Rights Leaders Speak Out in Support of Obama's Stance on Marriage

Several civil rights leaders have been outspoken about their unwavering support of Obama’s endorsement for marriage for same-sex couples in the last week.
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May 10, 2012

Celebrities Speak Out on Twitter About Obama's Endorsement of Marriage Equality

Following President Barack Obama's historic announcement yesterday, celebrities are weighing in on their support as well.
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May 4, 2012

Dr. Earl C. Johnson Joins African-Americans Opposing Amendment One

North Carolinian Rev. Earl Johnson of Martin Street Baptist Church spent a portion of his sermon giving the facts of the proposed amendment and ten quick reasons to vote against the measure.

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April 25, 2012

NC NAACP Chapter Continues to Educate about Amendment One

Despite efforts to drive a wedge between the African American community and the LGBT community, the North Carolina NAACP chapter has continued to educate the community about the harms of proposed Amendment One.
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Washington Post's Jonathan Capehart Discusses Racism and Homophobia

Arguing that both African Americans and LGBT people have been targets of violence and discrimination because of who they are, Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart in his most recent column spotlights the shared struggles between both groups--including those who are at the intersection of the two communities, i.e, Black LGBT people and their families.
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February 2, 2010

Civil Rights Icon Julian Bond Discusses Race and LGBT Equality on "In The Life"

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