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Church hierarchy needs to “catch up” with majority of American Catholics

The following statement can be attributed to Troy Stevenson, Executive Director of Garden State Equality:  “We congratulate our many Catholic members on the selection of Pope Francis and we have high hopes that his papacy advances the social justice teachings within the Church. However, we have been disappointed by the Church’s intolerant views and aggressive condemnation of LGBT families under the previous Pope.  Continue reading

GSE demands apology from NOM, stands with Clementi family

The following statement can be attributed to Troy Stevenson, Executive Director of Garden State Equality:  “We stand with the Clementi Family in demanding an apology from the so-called National Organization for Marriage. For the past several years, we have worked to expose the mistruths and bigotry of NOM, which has been associated with designated ‘hate groups’ by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The recording of a NOM spokeswoman invoking the Clementi family’s personal tragedy to further NOM’s anti-gay agenda proves once more that NOM’s odious work knows no bounds. Continue reading

Garden State Equality wades into “Prop 8″ Supreme Court case

GARDEN STATE EQUALITY FILES AMICUS BRIEF IN HOLLINGSWORTH V. PERRY,  URGING COURT TO GRANT THE FREEDOM TO MARRY   GSE: California Case Addresses Similar Issues as New Jersey’s;  Prop 8 And NJ’s Civil Unions Regime Violate Equal Protection

Caught on camera: Disturbing video at Rutgers

MEN’S BASKETBALL COACH MIKE RICE TO PLAYERS: “F*CKING F&GGOT”; “F*CKING FAIRY” The following statement can be attributed to Troy Stevenson, Executive Director of Garden State Equality: