Repeal the Defense of Marriage Act
Supporters of marriage equality for same-sex couples should let their congressmen know.
Last week, New York became the sixth state — plus the District of Columbia — to allow same-sex marriage. The slow march toward equality continues.
We won’t again make the case today for why same-sex couples deserve equal treatment under the law. If you are among the declining number of people who believe otherwise, a couple of paragraphs will not convince you.
No, this editorial is for the increasing number of people who think gay Americans should not be treated as second-class citizens.