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Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense of Marriage Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, gay rights, marriage, DOMA, SCOTUS )

Kit
- 544 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The Supreme Court Wednesday struck down as unconstitutional the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act that denies federal benefits to same-sex couples who are legally married in the states where they reside.
Love Happens -- Even Across The Street From The Westboro Baptists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, gay rights, government, marriage, Westboro Baptist )

Kit
- 545 days ago - upworthy.com
While this may look like your average wedding video, the fact that it's a lesbian couple getting married across the street from the infamous hate-filled Westboro Baptist Church in Topeka, Kan., makes it all the more beautiful.
Join Our Dump DOMA Campaign! ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DOMA, marriage, gays, lesbians, constitution, government, humanrights, politics, freedoms )

Nancy
- 774 days ago - couragecampaign.org
Sign up for our campaign to end the Defense of Marriage Act today, so when all states allow loving, committed same-sex couples to marry, they are treated equally in every respect.
Thank Edie Windsor for Persevering in Her Fight Against DOMA! ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DOMA, marriage, gays, lesbians, constitution, government, humanrights, politics, freedoms )

Nancy
- 793 days ago - aclu.org
Just hours ago, a federal appeals court ruled that the so-called "Defense of Marriage Act" (DOMA) unconstitutionally discriminates against married same-sex couples.
Urge Congress to Stop Child Marriage - U.S.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, marriage, congress, human rights, rights, liberty, ethics, freedoms, government, news, society )

Elena
- 1746 days ago - change.org
The International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2009 would give the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) more power to work with countries around the world to fight child marriage - but it's up to us to make sure
OUTLAWING CHILD MARRIAGE VIOLATES SHARIAH LAW
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: LIES, abuse, rape, marriage, law, shariah law, health, children, child, government, society, culture, females, slaves, US )

Dr Kathi
- 1835 days ago - infidelsarecool.com
Under Shariah Law, slaves [including children, can be RAPED by their owner, under guise of marriage; excluding female slaves of wives, unless they give permission for their female slaves to be RAPED, then that is alright too.] RAPE is rape, period.
Palin Protest at State Capitol
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, ethics, corruption, elections, Palin, protest, women, children, Alaska Natives, Fishermen, LGBT, marriage )

Clever
- 2261 days ago - juneauempire.com
200 attend Juneau rally day after legislative abuse of power report. "We are constituents who know what her behavior has been...and we cannot tolerate that for the vice president of the United States." Reps of many groups marginalized by Palin spoke.
   

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