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Celebrating Progress in the Face of Those Who Fear It 15 Aug 2013 | 04:07 am
We try to keep on top of activities that work against our goals, and wanted to share something that recently came through our media alerts. Here at Unmarried Equality we advocate for unmarried, cohabi...
Unmarried Equality Petitions Condo Association to Stop Discrimination on the Basis of Marital Status 14 Aug 2013 | 07:55 am
In response to a story out of Florida, UE has launched a petition to stop a condo association’s refusal to sell units to unmarried couples and families. The practice not only violates the rights of qu...
Singles Over 50 Giving Up the “Hunt” 14 Aug 2013 | 12:11 am
In AARP’s The Magazine August/September issue, Marion Winik talks about the fulfilling lives of older singles – and the enjoyment of relieving themselves of the search for a partner.
WHDT News Network asks, “What is Marriage? What is Family?” 1 Aug 2013 | 02:33 am
July 2, 2013 – WHDT News Network interviews Cindy Butler in light of the Supreme Court’s DOMA ruling and asks interesting questions about where we go from here. Listen.
George Will is Beyond Ridiculous 31 Jul 2013 | 03:46 am
On this Sunday’s (July 28, 2013) news show, “This Week,” George Will once again provided a sound bite that is so outrageous you will not believe that it came from an experienced political analyst. For...
Wendy Davis’ Family of Choice: Why Rick Perry Just Doesn’t Get It 23 Jul 2013 | 01:18 am
On June 25th, Wendy Davis, Harvard law graduate and Democratic Texas state senator held a filibuster for a full 11 hours with no food, water, and without being allowed to sit, or even lean on anything...
The Rand Corporation’s New and Misleading Study 23 Jul 2013 | 01:18 am
In June 2013, the Rand Corporation released a study called, “Cohabitation and Marriage Intensity: Consolidation, Intimacy, and Commitment” based on 2010 Census data. The study addresses general societ...
Why We Can be Happy About the DOMA Ruling 27 Jun 2013 | 10:43 pm
Yesterday the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a key provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act or DOMA, that which defines marriage as between a man and a woman, and spouses as heterosexual, is un...
Washington Post Surveys Those Under 50 About Having Children, Single Parents, and Changing Families 31 May 2013 | 09:35 am
There are some interesting results in this survey. It’s a small sample size, so not scientific by any means. Still, it’s worth a look.