Marriage Equality Round-Up 11/9/13

Written by scott on November 9th, 2013

Gay WeddingHere’s our daily quick round-up of the marriage equality and LGBT rights stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we just didn’t have time to add. We’re able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day – enjoy!

Zambia: A little bright spot out of Africa, as Zambia’s first lady speaks out against homophobia. full story

USA, Hawaii: Honolulu Magazine looks at the reasons openly lesbian Representative Jo Jordan voted against the marriage equality bill. full story

USA, Illinois: The Chicago Tribune looks at the political after-effects of the vote to legalize marriage equality in the state. full story

USA, Illinois: Chicago celebrated the newly passed marriage equality bill Thursday. full story

USA, Illinois: Chicago Pride looks back at the long road to marriage equality in the state. full story

USA, Indiana: Will Illinois’ new marriage equality law help push Indiana to abandon a proposed ban? full story

USA, New York: Freedom to Marry is running a ten second ad for marriage equality this holiday season in Times Square. full story

USA, Pennsylvania: A methodist minister who officiated at his gay son’s wedding will face a church trial starting November 18th. full story

USA, Pennsylvania: Three gay couples in Pennsylvania crossed a bridge to marry in New Jersey. full story

 

1 Comments so far ↓

  1. “We can actually see Marriage Equality in New Jersey from our Pennsylprejudice porch!” ~ Revs. Tim & Earl, two husbands in Love since 1976

    A choice of heterosexual-supremacist faithstyles must not hijack our American democracy. Want an unAmerican theocracy? Move to Iran, N. Korea or the Vatican!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UZcpH-q_GXg
    http://www.freedomtomarry.org/blog/entry/tim-earl-after-37-years-we-cant-wait-longer-for-the-freedom-to-marry-in-our
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AspOUPndy8
    http://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-lehighvalley/Same-sex-couples-wed-in-NJ-following-equality-march-in-PA/-/132502/22864670/-/3hjcdm/-/index.html

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