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Friday Morning News: Marco Rubio, San Francisco Urinal, Freedom to Marry, Provincetown, Dog Rescue

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

LEGACY: Freedom to Marry launches legacy site as the organization shuts down: “As it comes closer to ending operations February 29, Freedom to Marry today launched a new website that will serve as a central resource for telling the story...Show More Summary

Using Digital to Win the Freedom to Marry: An Interview with Michael Crawford

In today’s Social Velocity interview, I’m talking with Michael Crawford, Director of Digital and Creative at Freedom to Marry, one of the organizations instrumental in the movement to legalize same-sex marriage. Michael Crawford led Freedom to Marry’s in-house creative team and directed its award-winning digital program. Show More Summary

How Data Helped Win The Battle Over Same-Sex Marriage

Thalia Zepatos, director of research and messaging for Freedom to Marry, helped change American attitudes on same-sex marriage. After a string of defeats — most notably, Proposition 8 in California — Zepatos studied how different groups thought about marriage and used that data to change how the pro-gay-marriage movement made its case. Rather than focusing […]

Nicki Minaj -- Silent on Marrying Meek Mill

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Nicki Minaj did not reciprocate when she took the stand on behalf of her beleaguered boyfriend Meek Mill... saying NOTHING about marrying him. Meek's freedom is on the line, because he violated probation by failing to get permission to leave Philly…

Southern Judges Continue to Defy SCOTUS on Marriage Equality

It’s been nearly five months since the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges guaranteed the freedom to marry for same-sex couples throughout America. Most state courts with pending marriage cases promptly implemented the ruling. Show More Summary

“What do we want? Freedom!”: Freedom, Protection, and Delhi Queer Pride

Ham kya chahte? Azaadi! Pyaar karne ki azaadi Shaadi karne ki azaadi aur na karne ki azaadi   What do we want? Freedom! Freedom to love freedom to marry and freedom to not marry. (Translations my own) Variations on this call for freedom filled the central Delhi streets this Sunday as activists and allies came […]

The Kim Davis saga and the religious right’s skewed view of religious freedom

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

When Keith Bardwell, a justice of the peace in Louisiana, turned away a couple looking to get married in 2009, he cited personal objections to justify his decision to withhold a marriage license. Bardwell wasn’t hailed as a culture war hero, greeted with a campaign rally or praised by...

Move Over, Kim Davis: Alabama Judges Stopped Giving Marriage Licenses To ANYONE

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

Officials in Alabama have been putting up roadblocks to prevent same-sex couples from exercising their freedom to marry.

Kim Davis Wannabe Will Not Grant Licenses 'to Engage in Sodomy'

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

On Wednesday, Alabama Probate Judge Nick Williams came out as an active member of the Kim Davis Party For Christian Religious Freedom when he asked the state’s Supreme Court for an order that would allow him to refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Read more...

There's a Woman in the United States Whose Religious Freedom Is Under Attack, But Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz are Silent

Calling all conservatives! There's a woman in the United States who says her religious freedom is under attack, and she needs your support. No, I'm not talking about Kim Davis, the county clerk in Kentucky who refuses to serve marriage licenses to gay couples. Show More Summary

50 States of Gay: A LGBTQ Comedy Sketch Debut

5 months agoUnited States / Chicago : A/C

Let Freedom (Cock) Ring! As of June 26, 2015, the U.S. of A. now has given everyone the opportunity to marry whomever they like regardless of gender. As each state has had its battle with the decision on a different...

Complaint filed against judge who ordered man to get married

6 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The Freedom from Religion Foundation filed the complaint with the Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct on Friday, seeking to disbar Smith County Court-at-Law Judge Randall Rogers.

Three Shanghai fathers resign their freedom to live in a childbirth preparation center for 10 days

6 months agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Three married men in Shanghai who decided that they wanted to experience childbirth in the way that a woman would took it a step further than strapping on a labor pain simulators. [ more › ]

AFER Calls It Quits

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Last month Freedom To Marry triumphantly declared that it was "going out of business." Today we get the same news from the American Foundation for Equal Rights. Via press release: Together, we made history. Nearly six years ago, theShow More Summary

For 'Back On Board,' Greg Louganis Looks Back On His Legacy, LGBT Rights

6 months agoNews : Huffington Post

An amazing sign of progress on LGBT rights — and an example of how the entrenched homophobia in corporate America of years past has changed dramatically — is Freedom to Marry founder Evan Wolfson being heralded by General Mills, which,...Show More Summary

Find out why this rainbow wedding was a subtle finger to local government

You may recall how the controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act went down in Indiana around that time -- Stephanie made the rainbow background as a sort of subtle middle-finger to the state government. They were married on the...Show More Summary

Ending the "Gay Exception": The Marriage Ruling and a Fight to Make Ohio and America Whole

When the Supreme Court ruled June 26 that the right of same-sex couples to marry is protected by the Constitution's 14th Amendment, it did more than recognize a fundamental freedom and rebuff a bid for state-sponsored discrimination....Show More Summary

Tuesday Morning Open Thread: Like Thunderbolt

The Freedom to Marry group is going out of business for the best possible reason: They won the fight. The group put together this celebratory video that might result in dust stimulating your tear ducts: It’s important to remember the victories. This was one. Open thread. [H/T: Vox]

Carly Rae Jepsen - Run Away With Me

7 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

I believe she performed this last week at Freedom To Marry's "going out of business" gala.

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