This book will serve as a resource for what was said about the struggle for marriage equality. This volume demonstrates, through speeches, interviews, and commentary, the encouraging story of American acceptance of gay marriage and the roles that politicians—gay and straight—have played in that history. A recent book on the subject highlights to path politicians have taken from Harvey Milk of San Francisco in until now, to advance the cause of marriage equality. The struggle for gay rights in Vermont was very difficult, divisive, and acrimonious. If you talk to young people today about gay rights or gay marriage, they ask, What was the big deal?
Vermont legalises same-sex marriage
Gay-marriage bill in Vermont poised for veto | Reuters
Laws around the world. Rights by country. Military service. Anti-LGBT violence. LGBT rights organizations. Same-sex marriage in the U. The Court did not rule on whether Vermont was required to grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples, but suggested that the legislature could enact a parallel licensing scheme affording the same substantial benefits as marriage to same-sex couples.
Vt. governor visits RI to support gay marriage
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Some forums can only be seen by registered members. View Poll Results : Do you agree with the Vermont governor's decision to veto same-sex marriage in his state? Yes 33 Jim Douglas announced this afternoon he intends to veto the same-sex marriage bill should it pass the House.