Golden Oldie: Madison’s Testimony (video): A daughter eloquently expresses the meaning of marriage equality
December 28, 2010
This one at Sagesse’s request.
We at P8TT are taking Christmas through New Year’s off. Golden Oldies you requested will run in the place of regular posts. Regularly scheduled programming will resume on January 3rd–Adam Bink
By Eden James
On Tuesday, Garden State Equality responded by organizing an overflowing town hall in Trenton, New Jersey, that attracted 158 people, according to Courage staffer Arisha Michelle Hatch’s hand-count (versus the 48 who showed up for the NOM rally).
The GSE town hall was quite moving, featuring same-sex couples and their children expressing what being denied marriage equality means to them personally.
Here is one touching moment that moved me to tears, quite frankly. We just got the video up last night:
If you have a reaction to Madison’s testimony or the experiences of the Galluccio family in being on the front lines of the battle over adoption rights and marriage equality, share it in the comments and share this post with your friends and loved ones.
UPDATE: Watch this video — a really good summary of the day, including Madison. “Lesbians Love Boies” just posted it in the comments. Thanks LLB!