10 posts tagged gay rights
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s veto of anti-gay legislation handed a major victory to advocates of equality in the state and around the country. Up with Steve Kornacki explains what her veto pen didn’t stop. WATCH.
"Ironically their religious freedom is being well protected by gays and lesbians in the military, and the economic vitality of Arizona is being contributed to by gays and lesbians." - George Takei on Arizona Senate Bill 1062.
In 2014, the same-sex marriage fight moves to the red states. Here’s what to expect.
Prison Break star Wentworth Miller has come out as gay and denounced Russia’s new antigay laws. Read more here. (Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images)
For gay rights, focus now turns to 37 states. (Photo by Brendan McDermid/Reuters)
Gay marriage earned its first victories at the ballot box last night.
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From Lean Forward:
A group of marketing and veteran gay rights activists is hoping to rally the youth vote in the four states where gay marriage will be on the ballot this November through a social media campaign. Maine, Minnesota, Maryland, and Washington all address the legality of gay marriage through ballot questions.
(Photo credit: The Four 2012 Campaign)