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Amendment One

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

Aly Windsor | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer 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 02.02.2016 | Queer 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 02.02.2016 | Queer 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 02.02.2016 | Queer 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.