Tag Archives: marriage equality

Gay Rights in Florida; Then and Now

The front page of the Miami Herald in June 1977 The front page of the Miami Herald January 2015 We’ve come a long way, baby…but still have a ways, yet to go. See more Florida headlines on gay marriage equality … Continue reading

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What’s the Rest of This Navy Couple’s Story?

The end of 2014 brought the highlighting of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s holiday message which included a proposal by a same sex couple.┬áThe couple, pictured at right, are MM2 2nd Class Jerry Revels and Dylan Kirchner. The photo was taken … Continue reading

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An Accurate Summation of 6th Circuits Ruling Against Equality

The Detroit Free Press accurately paraphrases the 6th Circuit Court’s ruling upholding gay marriage bans in the papers opinion on how wrong the ruling is: The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling on Michigan’s same-sex marriage ban reads as both … Continue reading

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It’s a Small Word When Equality Arrives

From Saint Louis, Mo. KTVI television station comes this cute story about a patient, who is a minster, who officiated the marriage of her chiropractor and the chiropractor’s girlfriend when Missouri’s gay marriage ban was struck down.

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LGBT Couples ‘Absolutely’ Welcome to Enter Radio’s ‘Dream Wedding’ Contest

WPOC, the country station out of Baltimore, Maryland, is holding a Dream Wedding contest. Since Maryland is a state where gay couples can marry legally, I wondered if the contest was open to same-sex couples. The official rules had notes … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay Marriage Animus is Today’s Luxury Good Paid for By the Poor

The blog Joe. My. God. screen shots a tweet by former National Organization for Marriage worker, Thomas Peters. Peter’s tweet, and the article that he links to, R.R. Reno’s ‘Marriage Equality Now’, seem to call out the gay rights struggle … Continue reading

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A Glimpse Into 2016; Political Ads, Now with Gay Marriage Equality Inclusion

Doug Gansler, Maryland’s Attorney General, is running for governor of that state in 2014. Below is one of his campaign ads, which contains a declaration of his fight for marriage equality. This declaration isn’t a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moment or some veiled … Continue reading

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