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47 "advocacy" Tagged Articles


Friday, Jun. 17th, 2022

AMM Minister delivers message of love at Idaho Pride event, amidst threats from far-right groups and others

Minister Jan Shannon delivered an LGBTQ+ affirming prayer and message of love and unity at the Coeur d'Alene Pride in the Park event, while far-right protest...
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Tuesday, Jun. 14th, 2022

Good news for online-ordained ministers in Tennessee as ongoing lawsuit continues

The most recent update from American Marriage Ministries on the fight against Tennessee's discriminatory anti-online ordination law SB 1377 / HB 0213. With i...
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Monday, Jun. 13th, 2022

Utah Senator announces legislation to codify same-sex marriage

Utah State Senator Derek Kitchen announces plans to codify same-sex marriage in the state and remove a defunct ban from state marriage laws, following the le...
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Saturday, May. 7th, 2022

What overturning Roe v Wade could mean for Marriage Equality

A look at how a SCOTUS decision to overturn Roe v Wade threatens marriage equality and could lead to state bans on interracial marriage and same sex marriage...
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Wednesday, Apr. 13th, 2022

A big win for same-sex marriage rights in the Winnebago Tribe!

A queer two-spirit TikTok activist helped overturn a same-sex marriage ban passed by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska’s Tribal Council this week, with the hel...
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Wednesday, Apr. 6th, 2022

New TN legislation proposes an alternate form of marriage, attempts to side-step Obergefell and age restrictions

Lawmakers in Tennessee introduced legislation that would create an alternate form of marriage restricted to ‘one man and one woman’ and eliminate the minimum...
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Saturday, Apr. 2nd, 2022

Indiana Senator says states should be able to ban interracial marriage, reminding us that marriage equality is still under attack

Indiana Senator Mike Braun says Supreme Court should not have voted down interracial marriage bans in Loving v Virginia, in a stark reminder that the fight f...
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Monday, Mar. 21st, 2022

Ex-clerk Kim Davis found guilty of violating gay couples’ rights by refusing to issue marriage licenses

US Judge in Kentucky finds that Kim Davis violated the constitutional rights of same-sex couples by refusing to issue them a marriage license in 2015, despit...
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