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Pledge “MarriageRights”

"I will donate £5 to EqualMarriageRights.org appeal for donations but only if 50 other people will do the same."

— Bob Churchill, founder of BrightsOnline.net

Deadline to sign up by: 16th September 2006
53 people signed up (3 over target)

Country: United Kingdom

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This Pledge supports the www.EqualMarriageRights.org appeal for donations in support of Celia Kitzinger and Sue Wilkinson. They lost their life savings as the result of a failed attempt to have their legal Canadian marriage recognised in the UK. They hope to mount an appeal against the decision; a decision which they say "will not stand the test of time."

This pledge originated as part of the "Equal Marriage BRights" campaign at www.BrightsOnline.net/campaigns/wilkinso... showing the support of brights for equality in the civic treatment of sexuality. (You do not have to be a bright to sign the pledge.)

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  • Discrimination in any form needs to be challenged, particularly when delivered as being acceptable by the High Court.
    Liz Fahy, 10 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
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Current signatories (Green text = they've done it)

Bob Churchill, the Pledge Creator, joined by:

  • Bernardo Ochoa
  • Mark Cooper
  • Matthew Williams
  • Gordon Ross
  • Debbie Epstein
  • Clare Williams
  • Rose Rickford
  • Rachel Hewson
  • Mandy Hetherton
  • Martin Vällik
  • Polly K
  • Gabrielle Ivinson
  • Elinor Croxall
  • Philip Newmarch
  • Gavin Deichen
  • Sarah Ahmed
  • Claire Anderson
  • Susan Mann
  • Jane Topple
  • Judith Begg
  • toni le busque
  • Cathy Westbrook
  • Rachel Holmes
  • Sean McMahon
  • Rebecca Emery
  • D. Payne
  • Grace Fletcher-Hall
  • Hazel Mycroft
  • Jenny Ardley
  • alan tuckwood
  • Alex Kemp
  • Victoria Capps
  • Maggie O'Neill
  • lucy baldwin
  • Thomas Beesley
  • virginia braun
  • Vicki Wheeler
  • Victoria Land
  • Sonia Tully
  • Nick Enfield
  • Laura McKenney
  • margaret evans
  • Danielle Jones
  • 10 people who did not want to give their names

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