Posts tagged Equality
Kentucky clerk who refused to sign same-sex marriage certificates loses re-election bid

“Republican Kim Davis, the Kentucky court clerk who became a conservative Christian heroine for refusing to sign same-sex marriage certificates three years ago, lost her re-election bid Tuesday, according to unofficial results posted by the state board of elections.

Democrat Elwood Caudill Jr. appeared to defeat Davis by more than 650 votes in the race for clerk in Rowan County, according to the unofficial results, with all precincts reporting…” – via CNN

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Tim Cook Says Being Gay Is ‘God’s Greatest Gift To Me’

“Four years after Tim Cook became the first Fortune 500 chief executive to publicly acknowledge that he was gay, he says that his sexual orientation is “God’s greatest gift to me.”

Cook, chief executive of Apple, said in an interview with CNN that he was surprised that he was the first CEO of a major company to come out, but “I’m very proud of it.”

He said he considered himself to be a private person but confirmed his sexual orientation on Oct. 30, 2014, after hearing from young people who were being bullied…” – via Huffington Post

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