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Belated Congratulations, Norwegians

Timothy Kincaid

January 12th, 2009

norway.jpgI don’t know how I forgot to mention this earlier this month, but on January 1, 2009, Norway became the sixth nation to offer marriage equality nationwide.

Netherlands – 2001
Belgium – 2003
Canada – 2005
Spain – 2005
South Africa – 2006
Norway – 2009

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Louie
January 12th, 2009 | LINK

Congratulations to ALL of the people of Norway!

Perhaps some day soon, the United States of America will offer marriage “equality” to all of it’s citizens as well (gay and straight). We almost had it in three States, but now we’re down to two.

Hopefully around March 2009 it will be three States!

Ephilei
January 14th, 2009 | LINK

According to my calculations, 2.5% of the world’s population lives in places with marriage equality. Adding California alone would bump that to 3%.

michal
February 11th, 2009 | LINK

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