Tag Archives: ACLU

ACLU Florida creates Facebook page on adoption issue

The American Civil Liberties Union in Florida has created a page on Facebook as part of its campaign for the adoption issue. The page just passed 100 “likes,” and I hope it gains a lot more. Here is the link. … Continue reading

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Arizona, Virginia tell LGBT parents we are not worthy

Wow. You might think that Florida is becoming one of the more progressive states, given the LGBT-unfriendly developments in Virginia and Arizona this week. This story reports the latest bad news from our sister states. A progressive idea in Virginia … Continue reading

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7 ways to argue for the fairness of LGBT adoption rights

Participants in workshops being held statewide in Florida are learning ways to argue or speak persuasively about the issue of LGBT adoption.    Why is this important? Because people are more likely to believe and trust a friend, co-worker or … Continue reading

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ACLU paves path to adoption by gay man

  If it weren’t for the convictions of Miami resident Martin Gill, the 1977 Florida law banning adoptions by gays and lesbians would not been overturned by an appellate court in September 2010. Florida had the dubious distinction of being … Continue reading

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