Tag Archives: marriage-equality

Photographs from the Supreme Court, Day 2, Courage



All photographs are Creative Commons licensed. Click to enlarge or download original View SCOTUS – DOMA 20939 on Flickr.com One difference from this day was that the signs are more humorous. What does it take to make a sign and stand in front of the highest court in the land, in front of international media, » » » » on to the full article

Photographs from the Supreme Court, Differences since 2008



All photographs are Creative Commons licensed. Click to enlarge. View scotus 20800 on Flickr.com Set 1 Set 2 Then and now View Nov 2008 to March 2013 on Flickr.com A few reflections/changes since 2008 more innocent people died more of our nation paid attention Anti-humanity, pro-past contingent joined the dialogue, they were not there in » » » » on to the full article

Love continues to be unbeatable, thanks to the courage of our neighbors



I have pledged to write a post for every State in the Union to embrace equality (see the series: Love Always Wins), which happened multiple times yesterday. I’m losing track, it’s happening so quickly now. Before I found the right photograph for this morning’s post, it found me: It was accompanied by this e-mail, from Josh » » » » on to the full article

Why Place Matters – at Net Impact Conference 2012



View Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley Keynote on Flickr.com (@GovernorOMalley) When I was a medical student, I didn’t have access  to the Net Impact organization. It was being conceived by a small group of graduate students, who had their first meeting of 52 people. Instead, I had access to a jarring and sad American Medical Association convention, » » » » on to the full article

Applauding Suze Orman for Speaking Out for Marriage Equality – it Will Save Lives



Suze Orman Speaks Out for Marriage Equality – This Saturday night, just in time for NYC LGBT Pride Week, financial guru Suze Orman will dedicate an episode of “The Suze Orman Show” to marriage equality and the economic impacts that marriage equality has on LGBT couples nationwide. The show is one of the highest rated » » » » on to the full article

Photo Friday: Picturing Equality



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Two photographs, two views of equality, one for Washingtonians who seek the ability to have a vote in our democracy, one for all Americans who seek the ability to have a life in our democracy. The first photograph is one I took, in Washington, DC. For a description, this is my tattoo that represents where » » » » on to the full article

Photo Friday: Love Always Wins in Maryland, Too



Civil Marriage Protection Act 2012 Signing Ceremony

Civil Marriage Protection Act 2012 Signing Ceremony by MDGovpics, on Flickr Compared to the last Photo Friday featuring Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, this photograph features him winning the passage of the Civil Marriage Protection Act of 2012. Equal access to civil institutions is a social determinant of health, because of the validated better health, better » » » » on to the full article