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Oakland: Speak Out for Marriage Equality
Date Friday March 06
Time 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location Details
Oakland City Hall
City Council Chambers (3rd Floor)
One Frank Ogawa Plaza
Event Type Party/Street Party

Rebecca Kaplan--Oakland City
Councilmember At Large

You are invited to .

Join us as we honor love and justice.

A community "speak out" in support of equal rights, and an opportunity to honor our community's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender families. The day after the California Supreme Court hears the marriage equality case (regarding Proposition 8), Oakland's first lesbian elected official will be honoring local same-sex married couples as the struggle for justice and equality continues.

We will hear from same-sex married Oakland couples, along with heterosexual allies, including Oakland City Attorney John Russo, and Reverend Byron Williams.

The "speak out" will conclude with a ceremony to honor our same-sex married couples, and eating cake!

Oakland City Hall
City Council Chambers (3rd Floor)
One Frank Ogawa Plaza

Friday March 6th, 2009

12noon to 1:00pm

City Hall is located by the corner of 14th street and Broadway in downtown Oakland

For more information contact: The Office of Oakland City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan (510) 238-7008 or email atlarge [at]

Paid for by Kaplan for Oakland
Added to the calendar on Thursday Mar 5th, 2009 6:52 PM

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