Here is a gigantic sugar castle to help get you in the Christmas spirit!
Minnesota is on the verge of joining the future with Delaware and becoming the 12th state in the U.S. to pass marriage equality. Thursday the Minnesota House of Representatives passed the marriage equality bill, so next stop is the Senate on Monday! Best part is, it’s expected to pass with bipartisan support.
They’re falling like dominoes!
Marriage equality will pass it’s final vote by Rhode Island’s House Representatives. Right now the House Reps. are giving their arguments for or against the bill. Watch it live here!
State Rep. Ed Sullivan Jr. of Mundelein, Illinois, decided he will side with history and equality when he announced his support for Illinois’ same-sex marriage bill on Sunday. After previously opposing civil unions and same-sex marriage, what changed his mind? Well we have his mother-in-law to thank. From the Chicago Tribune:
Sullivan, who is chairman of the House Republican campaign organization, said his decision to back same-sex marriage represented a personal and family evolution on the issue. Previously an opponent of civil unions, Sullivan told the Tribune that his mother-in-law, who lives in the southwest suburbs, has been in a same-sex relationship.
Continue reading Another Illinois Republican backs Marriage Equality!
The Westboro Baptist Church will be getting an eyeful every time they walk in and out of their front door by being greeted by a big rainbow house. The idea is the lovechild of Aaron Jackson, one of the founders of the charity Planting Peace. He wanted to get more involved with gay rights activism but had no idea how. That was, until he popped on Google maps and took a look at where Westboro Group of Hate is located, then found the house across the street was for sale!
Continue reading Charity paints rainbow on house right across from Westboro Baptist Church!