Guest Blogger :: Erika
If you have been reading the news, check out Time magazine, or glanced at any online newspaper, you have probably heard about Constance McMillen. After my wife showed me quarter-page article and pic in Time, I went on a little hunt online and found 100’s of articles detailing how Constance is challenging her high school district’s ban on same-sex prom dates which resulted in her April 2nd prom being canceled…for all students. The articles also emphasize involvement by the American Civil Liberties Union who filed a lawsuit against the school officials and school district, calling them “defendants.”
This story has ben compared to racial integration and is expressed on some sites like The Christian Science Monitor as a “new trend.” Perhaps just like racial integration, the word “fad” or “trend” will begin to fade away when referencing “humans,” although we all know total evaporation is unthinkable…
Or is it? She made it on Ellen:
Guest Blogger, Erika Cárdenas, and her wife are sharing with us their journey of planning their same-sex wedding and what it’s like to be married. Read more about them here.