George Clooney on Proposition 8. [Civil Rights, Blacks, Gay Rights, Civil Unions, Marriage, California, Ecorazzi]

Via on Nov 14, 2008

 

George Clooney with guy pal Brad Pitt, in case you didn’t recognize him.

Via our friends over at Ecorazzi (and in eco paparazzi).

…George Clooney is joining in the long line of People Against Prop 8. Here’s what he had to say:

“At some point in our lifetime, gay marriage won’t be an issue, and everyone who stood against this civil right will look as outdated as George Wallace standing on the school steps keeping James Hood from entering the University of Alabama because he was black.”

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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11 Responses to “George Clooney on Proposition 8. [Civil Rights, Blacks, Gay Rights, Civil Unions, Marriage, California, Ecorazzi]”

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