The Roman Catholic Church indulges in moral relativism on civil unions

By: Thursday December 2, 2010 4:40 pm

The opposition of the Roman Catholic Church’s hierarchy to marriage equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people is legendary.  Not only does the Catholic Church lobby for anti-equality constitutional amendments and against marriage equality laws, it has been known to fundraise for those efforts and circulate referendum petitions during Holy Mass while the [...]

3-2-1 Countdown for Equality: No Bittersweet Victories

By: Wednesday October 28, 2009 12:00 pm

Following is a message from Courage Campaign Equality Program.  Below the fold are details on how you, no matter where you live, can help make Nov. 3rd a day of triple delight in Washington, Michigan and Maine.  If you are a blogger, grab this code from Courage Campaign and run with it yourself. Help WA, [...]

Maine Businesspeople Announce Coalition in Support of Marriage Equality

By: Friday October 23, 2009 4:00 pm

(Thanks to Chino Blanco for this clip and to Lurleen for posting… bumping up to top) I am thrilled with yet another large endorsement in Maine for marriage equality! This just in from Mark Sullivan at Protect Marriage Maine! Portland, Maine (October 23, 2009) – Today a group of Maine businesspeople joined together to launch [...]

NOM and The Family PAC file for special rights on the same day

By: Thursday October 22, 2009 5:39 pm

H/T Dan and Sue.  In Maine today, the National Organization for Marriage filed for special rights to ignore Maine’s campaign finance laws. The biggest contributor to the group trying to overturn Maine’s gay marriage law is suing the state over its campaign reporting requirements.   The state ethics commission voted Oct. 1 to take a [...]

BREAKING: Obama supports equality campaigns in WA and ME

By: Friday October 16, 2009 4:43 pm

Kerry Eleveld at The Advocate reports: In response to an inquiry from The Advocate, the White House issued the following statement regarding President Barack Obama’s position on same-sex relationship recognition voter referenda in Maine and Washington. “The President has long opposed divisive and discriminatory efforts to deny rights and benefits to same-sex couples, and as [...]

National Day of Action for Maine Sunday, Sept 27th

By: Friday September 25, 2009 1:25 pm

Keep Marriage Equality in Maine! This Sunday, join a virtual phone bank to help the Maine NO on 1 campaign. All you need is a computer and a phone. Sunday, September 27 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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