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  1. Supporters of same-sex marriage unfurl a large rainbow pride flag near the Supreme Court, April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Code:GettyImages-471417686)

    Gay Marriage Ruling a Great Step Forward

    We’ve all been invited to celebrate love. The U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision Friday legalizing gay marriage nationwide settles the debate, and I applaud everyone’s right to speak, live and honor their authentic selves. As I’ve said before, it’s wonderful that American society is becoming more inclusive in how it defines marriage. I agree with President Obama that “when all Americans are treated as equal, we are all more free.” Activists have fought for this right for decades, and I’m pleased that the justices found the courage to say yes.

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