Npr's rachel martin talks with evan wolfson, the founder of freedom to marry, about the supreme court's decision friday on gay marriage. Glaad is on the ground in washington dc all day today, as marriage equality supporters (and opponents) are gathered, and as the united. Evan wolfson was founder and president of freedom to marry, the campaign that won marriage in the united states, and is widely considered the architect of the. The film is a definitive history of the course gay marriage took in the united mary's work, along with that of same-sex marriage architect evan wolfson, is at the.
Marriage means many things to many people -- emotionally, spiritually, intellectually -- but in these pages, evan wolfson demonstrates a truth. Evan wolfson is founder and president of freedom to marry, the campaign to win marriage nationwide in 1983, evan wrote his harvard law school thesis on . A look at gay marriage in america with journalist andrew sullivan, attorney evan wolfson, bob knight of the family research council, and. Wolfson donated freedom to marry's archives to yale in 2015 alumnus evan wolfson founded the freedom to marry movement.
New documentary follows the fight for marriage equality asu held a screening of the freedom to marry with campaign founder evan wolfson. 17 květen 2017 společně s právnickou fakultou univerzity karlovy a common law society jsme si pro vás připravili diskusi s evanem wolfsonem na téma. Evan wolfson's greatest hope for the supreme court's upcoming marriage equality ruling is that it will put him out of a job wolfson has been.
Why marriage matters by evan wolfson - at its core, the freedom-to-marry movement is about the same thing every civil rights struggle has been about: taking. Eddie rosenstein's 'the freedom to marry' profiles evan wolfson, a long- suffering hero in the gay-marriage campaign. The approval of maryland's same-sex marriage law last week can be a personal appeal to evan wolfson, the head of freedom to marry. Lgbtq leadership mission alumnus evan wolfson is helping extend marriage rights to same-sex couples in panama wolfson is one of the. Evan wolfson is an attorney and gay rights advocate he is the founder and president of freedom to marry, a group favoring same-sex marriage in the united .
Evan wolfson and andrew sullivan have been arguing since the 1980s that marriage equality is the key step to advancing gay rights in society. Watch faith and morality play major roles in gay marriage debate on pbs america, equality and gay people's right to marry by evan wolfson (simon and . Freedom to marry founder evan wolfson with the plaintiffs in baehr v miike ( hawaii, 1996), the first same-sex marriage case brought to trial. Why marriage matters: america, equality, and gay people's right to marry [evan wolfson] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers at its core, the. Since his 3l year, wolfson has been arguing for a constitutional right to same- sex marriage.
Two of them feature prominently here: evan wolfson, founder and president of freedom to marry, and mary bonauto, an attorney with glad. Freedom to marry founder evan wolfson spoke about religious freedom and same-sex marriage efforts abroad during a conference in costa. Virginia, endorsed equal marriage rights for gay and straight couples: writing on huffington post, bernard cohen and evan wolfson compare.
The new digital platform will tell the story of the marriage movement while evan wolfson, founder and president of freedom to marry. What evan wolfson and marc solomon learned might well provide a roadmap for every major rights campaign over the next 50 years. Cox, but why not marriage: some thoughts on vermont's civil unions law, this article, and greg johnson, david chambers, evan wolfson, and me.