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NAACP Opposes Writing Discrimination Into the VA Constitution Says Dr. Julian Bond

In an oped published in papers around the Commonwealth this week (for example, the Staunton News Leader and the Virginian Pilot), Dr. Julian Bond, chair of the Board of the NAACP, says that the NAACP opposes the Marshall/Newman Amendment and that it should be defeated!

Read more here and here.

Update:  The oped has also appeared in the Richmond Free Press (top of front page 8/24/06), the Roanoke Times and The Connection Newspapers.  Any other sightings?


August 17, 2006 - Posted by | discrimination, Marriage equality, politics of marriage

1 Comment »

  1. what the hell

    Comment by blayne | April 4, 2008 | Reply

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