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06/10/2012

Because Jesus takes her wheel, equality takes her heart

by Jeremy Hooper

Screen Shot 2012-06-10 At 12.13.44 PmWhen I learned that she was friendly with pro-equality Christian voice Kristin Chenoweth, I began suspecting that "American Idol" winner and country music superstar Carrie Underwood is supportive of LGBT rights. I'm thrilled to get confirmation:

"As a married person myself, I don't know what it's like to be told I can't marry somebody I love, and want to marry," she said. "I can't imagine how that must feel. I definitely think we should all have the right to love, and love publicly, the people that we want to love."
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"Our church is gay friendly," she said. "Above all, God wanted us to love others. It's not about setting rules, or [saying] 'everyone has to be like me'. No. We're all different. That's what makes us special. We have to love each other and get on with each other. It's not up to me to judge anybody."

Carrie Underwood Comes Out For Marriage Equality [Towle]

National Organization For Marriage staffers are already digging up call records proving they voted for Bo Bice.

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