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NAACP, Marriage Equality, Obama, And Voting Rights: The Perfect Storm

Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson | Posted 07.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson

Voting rights are LGBT rights! Elder rights are LGBT rights! Economic rights are LGBT rights! The perfect storm of officials and movements coming together to support the American dream of equality is here.

I Don't Want To Get Married

Robin Schwartz | Posted 07.24.2012 | Gay Voices
Robin Schwartz

I have decided I don't need a contract to declare or define my relationship. I understand and respect that others see it as more than that, but right now I am not interested. But I deserve the right to make that choice for myself and not have someone else make it for me.

Whiplash And Backlash

Wayne Besen | Posted 07.24.2012 | Gay Voices
Wayne Besen

There has been much talk about a potential backlash against President Barack Obama for his endorsement of gay marriage. But we also can't discount the possibility of what I call "whiplash" -- which is the president's support causing many people to fundamentally rethink this issue.

Historic NAACP Vote Signals The Ultimate Failure Of Divisive NOM Strategy

Ian Thompson | Posted 07.23.2012 | Gay Voices
Ian Thompson

The NAACP's freedom-to-marry resolution signals the failure of the divisive strategy of the anti-gay National Organization for Marriage. It was recently revealed in internal strategy memos from NOM that the organization hoped to pit racial and ethnic minorities against the LGBT community.

NAACP Chief: Marriage Equality Is A Civil Right

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 07.21.2012 | Black Voices

BALTIMORE — NAACP President Benjamin Jealous said Monday he hopes the group's resolution supporting same-sex marriage will encourage blacks to s...

NAACP Endorses Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.20.2012 | Politics

Less than two weeks after President Barack Obama announced his public support for gay marriage, a prominent African-American civil rights organization...