Tag Archive for Marriage Equality

Is Someone Nervous?

(h/t to Pam’s House Blend) The Family Research Council, above the signature of their president, Tony Perkins, sent the following letter today. It’s too good not to share with you. My question is, are they nervous; is this their typical MO; or are they totally panicked because their Initiative, Proposition 8, appears to be headed…

Gavin Newsom to Keynote ECCO’s 25th Awards Gala

The 25th Anniversary ECCO Awards Gala will be held Saturday, October 4, 2008. San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom will be the Keynote Speaker and receive the Joe Dunn Political Leadership Award. Shannon Minter will receive a Community Service Award for his work as NCLR (National Center for Lesbian Rights) Lead Counsel in the California Marriage…

ACTION ALERT: Tell the Right-Wing Consultants NO to Prop 8!

This just came to me over the transom (consider this a reminder after last week’s Prop 8 update). Let’s get out & tell these extreme-right nutjobs that we won’t allow discrimination to be written into our Constitution! Let’s show them what real people power is made of. Be here tomorrow from 5:30 pm – 8:30…

Some Proposition 8 Updates

Equality For All has just launched a new website for opponents of Proposition 8. Maybe I’m the last one to find out about it. There’s lots of good information on the site. Well done. This past weekend the No On Prop 8 folks held a fundraiser. Did pretty well. $1.6 million! Yeay! Major kudos to…

Another Reason Why Laguna Makes Us Proud

“I never doubted for a minute a second that anyone on this council would not support this,” said Councilmember Elizabeth Pearson. “I mean this is just who we are,” Pearson continued. “This is one of the things that make Laguna great.” The Laguna Beach City Council voted yesterday to support a resolution opposing Propostition 8,…

Lastest Field Poll; Voters Don’t Favor Prop 8

Today’s Field Poll results demonstrate a victory of sorts for the pro-equal rights and liberty crowd.  With Gay Marriages as the law of the land for about a month, thousands of Gay couples have tied the knot and the sky hasn’t fallen.  And I’m guessing Chuck DeVore’s traditional marriage is still intact and not damaged…