"I issue this Certificate of Inequality to you," the document reads, in part, "Because your choice of marriage partner displeases some people whose displeasure is, apparently, more important than principles of equality."
Thank you, Yolo County clerk Freddie Oakley. She is an evangelical Christian who believes in equal rights, and thinks that gay couples should be allowed be married, and this is her act of civil disobedience done in defense of those rights.
Consider that, dear Pagans, the next time you lump all Christians in the same group as Pat Robertson and the radical right.
The Surf Putah blog wrote this about Freddie in 2007:
You go, girl.
Let's hope that day comes soon.
The Christians and the Pagans
The Radical Christian Right is Built On Suburban Dispair
Song & Viedo:
Dar Williams on Youtube singing The Christians and the Pagans