ADVERTISEMENT FAVORING SAME-SEX MARRIAGE IN HONOLULU ADVERTISER
A Hawaiian media blitz in support of same-sex marriages started with the APR-7 issue of the
Honolulu Advertiser. The following 0.4 page advertisement appeared:
THEY call them "stubborn". WE call them courageous
Those who would betray Hawai`i's traditional values of tolerance and
acceptance call State Senators Matt Matsunaga, Avery Chumbley, Mike
McCartney, and Wayne Metcalf "stubborn."
To the rest of us, they're:
We commend the these four State Senators and their eleven colleagues for having the courage to
stand up for what's right. And we urge everyone in Hawai`i who believes in fairness to contact
them and thank them for defending our civil and human rights.
We are the Coalition for Equality and Diversity and the Clergy Coalition.
Together, we represent dozens of community, non-profit, and civil rights
groups, and the spectrum of Hawai`i's religious community.
For information on how you can support our traditional values of fairness, tolerance, justice,
and acceptance for all of Hawai`i's people, please call us at  522-5906.
A message from the Coalition for Equality and Diversity and the Clergy
Coalition. Paid for by the ACLU of Hawai`i Foundation, P.O. Box 3410,
Honolulu, Hawai`i 96801.
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