We won't- until we all can.
National Marriage Boycott is a youth-led movement determined to usher in a national culture of acceptance by pledging not to marry until we achieve full federal marriage equality.
Members of NMB wear the Equality Ring as a symbol of their pledge. Get yours today.
Writing to you about a great new queer youth organization I recently discovered: Equalize Youth. Equalize Youth provides an online platform to host the stories and struggles of queer youth across the world. It links these stories to maps so that queer youth struggling in their home towns can hear stories from people who have made it in their own towns! I think this makes a really cool move…Continue
Posted by Alok Vaid-Menon on October 25, 2012 at 11:13pm
Most of NMB’s branches are based in universities. As students, we often think of marriage equality as an issue affecting aspects of our lives unrelated to education. But it is important to note that indeed, marriage equality affects something as real and pivotal to higher education access as the financial aid system. LGBT people are already at a disadvantage financially for education, being three times as likely to have an income below $10,000, facing employment discrimination without…Continue
As you may know, in February, President Obama declared that the federal courts should stop defending DOMA’s constitutionality. Binational same-sex couples were…Continue