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Vermont Gay Marriage Override

Why the California Court's Decision Is Good for Gay Marriage

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

We should view the California court not as opposing gay marriage, but rather as promoting public deliberation and democratic action on the subject of equal rights.

Gay Marriage in Vermont: Three Progressive Lessons

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

For too long, federalism, the Madisonian concept of shared power between state and federal government, has been an idea monopolized by conservatives.

Vermont Legalizes Gay Marriage, Overrides Governor's Veto

AP | DAVE GRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont, which invented civil unions, on Tuesday became a pioneer again as the first state to legalize gay marriage through a ...

Equal Opportunity Wedding Etiquette

Anna Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Anna Post

When I'm asked how heterosexual marriage traditions translate to same-sex marriages, I find I almost always give the same answer: You have pretty much all the same options as anyone else.

Vermont Passes Gay Marriage: How Far We've Come

Madeleine M. Kunin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Madeleine M. Kunin

The grass roots support that was evident in today's vote signifies strong support for equal rights for our gay and lesbian relatives, friends, and neighbors to a degree that has not happened before.