"Gay marriage is not a threat to heterosexual marriage. It is time for us to put that argument behind us. You cannot separate the issue of civil rights. It is one of those absolute, immutable principles. You’ve got to have not just civil rights for some, but civil rights for all of us."
Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) in 2009.
The NAACP, on its historic decision to embrace marriage equality yesterday: ”We have and will oppose efforts to codify discrimination into law.”