Amendment 1

In this tense election season, some of the important ballot measures happening in states and cities nationwide might not
Gay marriage remains illegal in the Minnesota, but without the constitutional amendment, making it legal in the future will
Voters in four states cast ballots on marriage equality. Refresh this page for the latest results. Also on HuffPost:
All four elections on same-sex marriage were expected to be close. In Maine, the latest poll showed gay-marriage supporters
Minnesota voters will decide whether to reiterate the ban on same-sex marriage in the state's constitution on Nov. 6 -- but
This week the Democratic Party will make history by becoming the first major American political party to endorse both marriage and employment equality for LGBT people. That this position will be ratified in Charlotte, N.C., highlights a dilemma that is both political and moral in nature.
An emerging church in San Diego, Calif., has once again taken up the mantel of love this week and has become ambassadors to the LGBTQ community in North Carolina, letting them know that they are not alone and that God does love them.
While I understand that this is a natural response to the passage of such a discriminatory act, one that targets innocent North Carolinians for the worst of reasons, misunderstanding and bigotry, I'm asking everyone to take a deep breath.
I spent much of the spring working on defeating anti-gay Amendment 1 in North Carolina. It's been my habit, after major wins or losses, to reflect on what went right and what went wrong, and offer some thoughts. Here are some of those along with some analysis.