Friday, June 26, 2015

From sea to shining sea.

Supreme Court 'thunderbolt' clears way for same-sex marriage nationwide

They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of the law. The Constitution grants them that right.

-- Justice Anthony Kennedy, in the majority opinion of the Supreme Court of the United State of America

It takes no compromise to give people their rights…It takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no political deal to give people freedom. It takes no survey to remove repression.

-- Harvey Milk

The words to this song have always meant a lot to me, but they are so poignant today. My country has been through so much in the last two weeks; a lot of soul-searching. We have so many things we still need to work on, but today I am so proud of what we have achieved.

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