In Sunday school and youth group gatherings, I delighted many children with the Peter Singer version of the Garden Song: “Inch by inch, row by row, gonna make this garden grow, gonna mulch it deep and low, gonna make it fertile ground.”
I am reminded of this song as I watch the growing support for
marriage equality among the members of the U.S. Senate on both sides of
the political aisles.
With the hearing of the Prop 8 and DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act)
before the Supreme Court of the U.S. in the past few weeks, there was an
unexpected show of support from various members of the U.S. Senate. One
by one, U.S. Senators started to express their support of marriage
equality. About mid-week of the Supreme Court hearing, with the
tie-breaking vote of Vice President Biden, there were over fifty
Senators who expressed support for same-sex marriage. This initially
included Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio, and now Sen. Mark Kirk of
Read more here: http://www.parentsociety.com/todays-family/same-sex-parents/report-a-majority-of-u-s-senators-support-marriage-equality/
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