Marriage equality in California is now losing by 5 points, according to the latest poll numbers, and I’m barely even back from my honeymoon. I just made a donation to fight the bigotry and lies that the right-wing anti-LGBT groups have been spreading. Even if you are not in California, please join me in standing up for equal rights by donating to the Human Rights Campaign California Marriage PAC. If you donate TODAY then your gift will be DOUBLED. Just click the link below:

https://secure.ga3.org/03/caequalpac_match

Here’s some other (free!) ways that Californians can help:

Download and print a No on 8 bumpersticker!
Download and print a No on 8 Window Sign.

Not registered to vote? It’s not too late! You still have a few days left! (Deadline: October 20, 2008) Click HERE to get a form to mail in. (At this point you will likely want to print out the form yourself so that you will have time to mail it in by the deadline.)

And probably the most important step that each of us can take is to simply speak out. Be visibly progressive. Don’t accept intolerance as being inevitable. It is up to each of us to make a stand and embody those values that we hold dear. Because if we don’t… who will?