Executive Opinions are Nice, and Executive Orders are Nicer

By: Saturday May 12, 2012 10:00 am

Words supporting marriage equality are nice, and greatly appreciated. Growth from old positions is nice, and greatly appreciated.

But executive opinions don’t actually change anything. Executive orders, on the other hand . . .

 

Watch: 15-Year-Old North Carolinian’s Video of Church Members Opposing Amendment One

By: Monday April 2, 2012 7:00 am

Sometimes the most powerful statements about equality come from the grassroots — not any official campaign. Here is a video (hat tip to my neighbors here in Durham, George and Linda Thompson). A 15-year-old, Carter Smith, made a video against Amendment One, interviewing people in their church.

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