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-United We Stand?-

Here are some of the people and groups united in the fight against discrimination. (Check out the “UNITED VOICES” pages for more information.)

Listed members of the Coalition for a Fair Michigan
4th Ward Progressives (Lansing)
Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center
African Americans for Democratic Leadership
American Apostolic Catholic Church, Greenville
American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan
American Friends Service Committee
Ann Arbor Committee for Peace
Ann Arbor Friends Meeting
Anti-Defamation League (Michigan Region)
Between The Lines Newspaper
Birmingham Unitarian Church
Christ Community Church, Spring Lake Michigan
Coalition for Adoption Rights Equality
Concerned Clergy of West Michigan
Detroit Black Gay Pride Inc.
Douglas Congregational United Church of Christ
Equality Alliance of Northwest Michigan
Faith Action Network
First Unitarian Universalist Church of Ann Arbor
Freemont Friends Meeting, Quaker
Friends North of Michigan
Full Truth Fellowship of Christ Church
Grace Episcopal Church, Southgate
Green Party of Michigan
HIV/AIDS Resource Center (H.A.R.C)
HRC-Michigan Steering Committee
Huron Valley Bears
Kalamazoo Gay/Lesbian Resource Center
Log Cabin Republicans- MI Chapter
MARAL Pro-Choice Michigan
Metropolitan Community Church of Detroit, Ferndale
Michigan Advocates Exchange
Michigan Equality
Michigan Federation of Teachers and School Related Personnel, AFT, AFL-CIO
Michigan NOW
Midwest AIDS Prevention Project
MSU GLFSA (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Faculty/Staff/Graduate Student Association)
National Association of Social Workers - Michigan chapter
National Council of Jewish Women - Greater Detroit
New Covenant Community Church
Northside Presbyterian Church
Paint Creek Unitarian Universalist Church
PFLAG Detroit
PFLAG Downriver
PFLAG Genesee County/Flint
PFLAG Tri-Cities
Phoenix Community Church, United Church of Christ, Kalamazoo
Planned Parenthood Affiliates of Michigan
Planned Parenthood Centers of West Michigan
Plymouth United Church of Christ, Grand Rapids
Pride At Work - Michigan, AFL-CIO
Pride PAC
Pride Source Media Group
Race Matters
Reconciliation Metropolitan Community Church, Grand Rapids
Religious Coalition for a Fair Michigan
Royal Oak Area Democratic Club
Ruth Ellis Center
Shalom Center For Justice and Peace, Lansing
Soulforce Detroit
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Grand Rapids
Stonewall Bar Association
Transgender Michigan
Tree of Life Metropolitan Community Church, Ypsilanti
Triangle Foundation
Unitarian Universalist Church of Flint
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Midland
Unity Fellowship Church Detroit
University of Michigan Graduate Employees Organization,
AFT local 3550, AFL-CIO
Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project
We Are Michigan
We Are Traverse City, Inc.
Wesley Foundation, United Methodists, Central Michigan University
Supporters of Same-Sex Marriage

National/International Politicians & Community Leaders
Amy Ashworth, Founder, PFLAG
Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Member of Congress
Volker Beck Member of Parliament, Germany
Willie Brown (D), Mayor of San Francisco
John Burton (D), California State Senate President
Dr. M. Joycelyn Elders
Ellen Ensig-Brodsky, Pride Senior Network, NYC
John Lewis (D-GA), Member of Congress
Jay B. Lesiger, Senior Action in a Gay Environment (SAGE), NYC
Jan Laverty Jones (D), Mayor of Las Vegas
Coretta Scott King
Eleanor Mondale
Robert Reich (D), former U.S. Sec. of Labor, candidate for Gov. of Massachusetts
Gloria Steinem
Religious Leaders
Reverend Patricia E. Ackerman, Episcopal Church of NYC
Reverend Pat. Baumgardner, Metropolitan Church of NY
The Rt. Rev. Craig Bettendorf
Pat Crawford, Integrity Brooklyn
The Rev. James Forbes
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, Congretation Beth Simchat Torah, NYC
Pamela J. Nelson, St. Clements Episcopal Church, NYC
Bishop Walter Righter
The Rt. Rev. John Shelby Spong
Bishop James Wilkowski
Reverend K. Dennis Winslow, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Manhattan
Religious Organizations
American Humanist Association
California Council of Churches
Central Conference of American Rabbis
Ecumenical Catholic Church
Evangelical Anglican Church in America (EACA)
Evangelical Catholic Church
Friends for Lesbian & Gay Concerns (Quakers)
Jewish Reconstructionist Federation
Justice & Witness Ministries of the United Church of Christ
Lazarus Project, Mission of the Presbyterian Church
Lutherans Concerned/North America
Michigan Jewish AIDS Coalition
Nat'l Community Relations Cmte of the American Friends Service Cmte (Quakers)
National Council of Jewish Women
Riverside Church, New York City
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
Unitarian Universalist Association
Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches
Wider Church Ministries of the United Church of Christ
Women's Rabbinic Network, Reform Women Rabbis

Civil Rights Groups & Other Organizations
Alburquerque Center for Law & Justice
American Civil Liberties Union
American Ethical Union
American Family Therapy Academy
American Latin Alliance
American Psychoanalytic Association
And Justice For All
Bar Association of the City of New York
Bar Association of San Francisco
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
California Democratic Party
Gay Asian Pacific Alliance
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
Gay & Lesbian Latinos United
Gay & Lesbian Medical Association
Gay & Lesbian Parents Coalition International (GLPCI)
Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
Gay Men of African Descent
Harvard-Radcliffe Undergraduate Council
Hetrick-Martin Institute
Human Rights Campaign
Japanese-American Bar Association
Japanese-American Citizens League
Lesbian & Gay Immigration Rights Task Force
Men of All Colors Together
National Adoption Information Clearinghouse
National Association for Women in Education
National Association of Social Workers
National Black Lesbian & Gay Leadership Forum
National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)
National Gay & Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF)
National Latino/a Lesbian & Gay Organization (LLEGO)
National Lawyers Guild

National Organization for Women (NOW)
National Partnership for Women & Families
National Writers Union
New York Association for Gender Rights Advocacy

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (P-FLAG)
People for the American Way
Rutgers School of Law, Newark Urban Legal Clinic
Socialist Party USA
Southern Center for Law & Justice United States
Student Association UCLA Department of Social Welfare
University of Colorado Student Union
University of Connecticut Undergraduate Student Government
Washington State Democratic Party
Literary Leaders
Avery Corman, author
Nora Ephron, author & Nick Pileggi
Christie Hefner, publisher
Charles Kaiser, author
Dr. Simon LeVay, author
Jed Mattes, literary agent
Terrence McNally, playwright
Michael Musto, columnist, The Village Voice
Charlotte Sheedy, author
Andrew Tobias, author
Bruce Vilanch, writer, Hollywood Squares
Patricia Nell Warren, author
Judy Wieder, journalist, The Advocate
Business Leaders
Ingrid Casares, entrepreneur

Christopher Lee, President, Columbia Pictures
Atlantic Records
HERO Magazine
Playboy Enterprises
POZ Magazine
UTNE Reader
Sports Figures
Billie Jean King
Martina Navratilova
Dave Pallone, umpire, Major League Baseball
Muffin Spencer-Devlin & Lynda Roth
Actors & Performers
Gillian Anderson
Mitchell Anderson
Bea Arthur
Randy Becker & Shae D'lyn
Sandra Bernhard
Matthew Broderick
Neve Campbell
Kathleen Chalfant
Ted Danson & Mary Steenburgen
Ellen DeGeneres
Lea Delaria
Laura Dern
David Duchovny
Mike Farrell
Harvey Fierstein
Al Franken
Stephen Fry
Leeza Gibbons
Whoopi Goldberg
Joel Grey
Melanie Griffith & Antonio Banderas
Anne Heche
Ricki Lake
Helen Hunt
Werner Klemperer
Lucy Lawless
Norman Lear
John Leguizamo
Judith Light
Eric McCormack
Debra Messing
Diana Montford, Host, "Diana Montford Show"
Megan Mullaly
Kathy Najimy
John Norris
Gwyneth Paltrow
Mandy Patinkin
Paul Reiser
Chita Rivera
Meg Ryan
Cristina Saralegui
Bob Smith
Michael Stratton
Elizabeth Taylor
Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue
Lily Tomlin
Harris Yulin
Zoe Wanamaker
David Crosby
Julie Cypher
Melissa Etheridge
Dave Hall
Luscious Jackson
Bonnie Raitt
Pete Seeger

(This list is a compilation of those who publicly support same-sex marriage and collected by Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund and Marriage Equality.)


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