Emotional Parents and Their Gay Son Give Powerful Testimony at Minnesota Marriage Equality Hearing: VIDEO
Jacob Reitan, an activist who helped found the Soulforce Equality Ride back in 2006, and his parents Randi and Philip, offered testimony at the Minnesota marriage equality hearings yesterday, after which both the Senate and House bills advanced to their respective floors for upcoming consideration.
I've written about Soulforce many times on the site and featured a video of Jacob and his grandparents speaking out for marriage equality last year.
Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...
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