Tag Archives: DOMA

To Which States Will Today’s Decision Apply? Ctd

June 27, 2013


Originally posted on The Dish:
HRC has a primer on what the DOMA decision means for same-sex couples in various states: Brian Beutler explores the implications of the SCOTUS’ decision to leave Section 2 of DOMA, “the section that says states don’t have to recognize marriages from other states,” intact: Marriage equality supporters are understandably…

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The Way Forward — Thoughts on the #WarOnWomen, Moral Mondays, SCOTUS rulings and How We Fight

June 27, 2013


Yes, I’ve been tweeting. Reading compulsively. Talking with allies on Facebook. But, it hit me last night over dinner with fine company, I haven’t really processed all the implications of this week. But, these are my own thoughts about what this week means for those of us motivated by justice, living in Red (or purple – […]

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I Believe

June 27, 2013


Originally posted on The Dish:
[Re-posted from earlier today] Some final thoughts after so many years of so many thoughts. Marriage is not a political act; it’s a human one. It is based on love, before it is rooted in law. Same-sex marriages have always existed because the human heart has always existed in complicated,…

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This week in Tennessee’s Fight for Equality — Off Your Arse Now

March 25, 2013


Graphic from Teresa Hooper Big week ahead in the Fight For Equality in Tennessee. Please visit Tennessee Equality Project for additional details about events in cities other than Nashville. Here is the part where you need to do stuff if you are local…and if you aren’t–throw some love to TEP. They like cash. And co-sponsors. And we […]

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