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Amendment One

Following A Legacy: Walking 85 Miles In Protest Of Amendment 1

Jacob Tobia | Posted 07.05.2012 | Gay Voices
Jacob Tobia

As of yesterday, May 4, my friend Dominique Beaudry and I are walking from the International Civil Rights Museum in Greensboro to the State Capitol, a four-day journey of over 85 miles, wearing sandwich boards that encourage North Carolinians to vote against Amendment 1.

Billy Graham And Amendment 1: A Tarnished Legacy

John Becker | Posted 07.04.2012 | Gay Voices
John Becker

It's a shame that when confronted with the choice between preserving his popular image as a venerable, unifying figure and mounting one last crusade against the LGBT community, Billy Graham chose the latter.

North Carolina's Anti-Gay Marriage Snowball -- Where Will It Stop?

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Weiler

Were supporters of North Carolina Amendment One to honestly acknowledge what the amendment will definitely do, as well as what it might do, they'd be fighting for a losing proposition.

WATCH: Middle School Students Take On Amendment 1

Mimi Schiffman | Posted 07.02.2012 | Gay Voices
Mimi Schiffman


LISTEN: Pastor Urges Parents To 'Punch' Their Non-Gender-Conforming Kids, 'Crack' Their Sons' Limp Wrists

Posted 05.10.2012 | Gay Voices

A North Carolina pastor's horrific anti-gay tirade is making the blogosphere rounds. Sean Harris, senior pastor of Berean Baptist Church in Fayett...

WATCH: North Carolina Man's Frightening Response To Pro-Gay Marriage Sign

Posted 05.02.2012 | Gay Voices

One North Carolina resident is making his anti-marriage equality stance clear after posting a rather troubling video on YouTube that's been going vira...

WATCH: Straight North Carolina Couple Declares 'My Marriage Is Not Threatened By Gay Marriage'

Lynn Casper | Posted 06.30.2012 | Gay Voices
Lynn Casper


North Carolinians' Support For Anti-Gay Amendment 1 Falls To Record Low

Scottie Thomaston | Posted 06.24.2012 | Gay Voices
Scottie Thomaston

The momentum is on the side of those opposed to the amendment. The numbers show a clear shift away from support of this odious amendment that started even before the Protect ALL NC Families campaign's new ads made it on the air in the state.

WATCH: 12-Year-Old Boy Stands Up For Lesbian Moms, Fights Amendment One

Mimi Schiffman | Posted 06.18.2012 | Gay Voices
Mimi Schiffman


North Carolina Voters: Come May 8, Please Remember That Amendment One Affects Real Families

Aly Windsor | Posted 06.17.2012 | Gay Voices
Aly Windsor

No matter how hard I squint, I cannot figure out what's so threatening about this little life of ours. I believe in compassion and accepting people different from me, so I have spent a lot of mental energy puzzling over the motivations of people who would vote to invalidate our family.

Lila Shapiro

Pro-Proposition 8 Witness Argues Against North Carolina's Marriage Ban | Lila Shapiro | Posted 04.13.2012 | Gay Voices

The opposition to a proposed constitutional amendment in North Carolina that would ban same-sex marriage is widening. David Blankenhorn, who testif...

North Carolina Amendment One Follows Same Old Road

The Old Gold & Black | Posted 06.09.2012 | College
The Old Gold & Black

The amendment to ban same-sex marriages is more than a political move. If passed, it is a statement that says that homosexual individuals deserve fewer rights than heterosexuals. This isn't a debate based on politics. It's a debate in humanity.

Celinda Lake: North Carolina Anti-Amendment-One Win Could Change LGBT Rights Movement Forever

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.30.2012 | Gay Voices
Karen Ocamb

The anti-Amendment-One campaign has reframed the perennial anti-gay "kids" message. According to prominent pollster Celinda Lake, if they can raise the money to air TV ads, Amendment One could be stopped, and this could change the LGBT movement forever.

Obama Comes Out On Gay Marriage Question

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama opposes North Carolina's Amendment One, a ballot question on May 8 to ban same-sex marriages and civil unions under the state c...

In North Carolina's Amendment One Fight The Kids Are All Right (VIDEO)

Jen Jones | Posted 04.30.2012 | Gay Voices
Jen Jones

Students in 2012 don't understand why Amendment One is even happening. And they are harshly aware they're the only people -- a first generation of Southern voters -- who can truly stop it.