Well, there will soon be marriage equality in my home state of Arizona and Pima county will issue marriage certificates starting monday. Let’s hope its a snowball effect on to bigger and better policies…like…regular funding for LGBTQIA centers and these things called trans rights.
BREAKING NEWS: Federal judge declares Arizona’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional; decision takes effect immediately. With ruling in Arizona, the number of states that permit same-sex marriage is now 31, NBC’s Pete Williams reports.
fun statistics for adults!
“when I was a kid, I had no help with college tuition, I was hardworking and paid it all myself”
-Annual tuition for Yale, 1970: $2,550
-Annual tuition for Yale, 2014: $45,800
-Minimum Wage, 1970: $1.45
-Minimum Wage, 2014: $7.25
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 1970: 4.8
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 2014: 17.3
spoiler alert: neither democrats nor republicans have any interest in the devolution of political power. both exist to represent class interests, and both benefit off the exploitation of marginalized peoples.