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WE DID IT! Marriage Equality Passes in New York

Last night, after a long week of speculation and frustration in Albany, throughout New York State and across the country, the New York State Senate passed the Marriage Equality Bill, 33-29, extending equal marriage rights to same-sex couples in New … Continue reading

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We Have Nothing To Fear From Love and Commitment

Said two years ago, and it still rings true today: “We have nothing to fear from love and commitment.” – New York State Senator Diane Savino

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Respect David Tyree’s Convictions, But Don’t Tolerate Their Consequences

Earlier today, ESPN columnist Jemele Hill wrote a column entitled ‘Respect David Tyree’s Convictions‘ about the Super Bowl champion’s public opposition to gay marriage in general, and the passage of a same-sex marriage bill in New York State in particular: … Continue reading

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Separate is Never Equal: Why New Jersey Must Enact Marriage Equality

Yesterday, the Judiciary Committee of the New Jersey State Senate voted 7-6  in favor of marriage equality, allowing for the bill to move forward to the full Senate to vote this coming Thursday. New Jersey already has a civil unions … Continue reading

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New York State Senate Rejects Marriage Equality: My Response

This blog post is addressed toward the New York State Senators who voted against Marriage Equality Bill S66003 today, denying same-sex couples in New York the right to marry: Senators Joseph Addabbo, Jim Alesi, Darrel Aubertine, John Bonacic, John DeFrancisco, … Continue reading

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