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Brad Pitt Fights For Gay Marriage

Brad Pitt Fights For Gay Marriage

Brad Pitt has donated $100,000 to fight California’s Proposition 8, a ballot initiative that would ban same-sex marriage in the state.

“Because no one has the right to deny another their life even though they disagree with it, because everyone has the right to live the life they so desire if it doesn’t harm another, and because discrimination has no place in America, my vote will be for equality and against Proposition 8,” the 44-year-old actor said in a statement.

Political strategist Chad Griffin, who is coordinating efforts in the entertainment industry to defeat the measure, added, “It is our hope that others in the entertainment industry will step up and match Brad Pitt’s heroic commitment to quality and defeating Prop. 8. This isn’t a special interest issue – this measure affects every business and every family. With California’s budget and the national economy in chaos, the last thing we need is an unnecessary measure that threatens health benefits and protections for children.”

For more information or to contribute, visit VoteNoOnProposition8.com.

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1,544 Responses to “Brad Pitt Fights For Gay Marriage”

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  1. 1
    Ashley Says:

    what he said is so intelligent

  2. 2
    rae Says:

    how sweet of brad

  3. 3
    He's the man Says:

    Go Brad!

  4. 4
    Agu Says:

    Well Brad, I suppose you don’t know how miserable is the life of gay people and that you have no idea all the discrimination they have between them. I do know it. Gay marriage is not that “happy ever after” as evertobody think.

  5. 5
    Saraicita Says:

    I love him!!!

  6. 6
    B-FAN Says:

    first

  7. 7
    Susi Says:

    Way to go Brad!

    I love you more & more every day. Your a REAL person who cares about humanity. You and Angie express that all the time.

    Keep up the great work!

  8. 8
    Fake Says:

    oh he is just too cool and hotttttt

  9. 9
    ? Says:

    How will this money be used?

  10. 10
    FAN Says:

    Thank you Brad

  11. 11
    Life is the Pitts Says:

    Well I think you should be able to marry who you want. Why allow it then deny it?

  12. 12
    thelookoflove1365 Says:

    Way to go Brad…fighting for equality for ALL.

    Thanks Jared!

    Waving to feline, anoble, vicki, tita, nlal, neleh, and to all posters!

  13. 13
    s Says:

    Agree!!!

  14. 14
    s Says:

    Agree!!!

    Obama/Biden ’08

  15. 15
    Karma Says:

    He should have fought for his own marriage. ” because everyone has the right to live the life they so desire if it doesn’t harm another” – What a lie – he doesn’t believe this or he would still be married.

  16. 16
    Brad & ANgie Says:

    I guess may be he meant it when he said they will get married when all the gays can legally get married in this country.

  17. 17
    Life is the Pitts Says:

    I bet then twins are getting big and changing everyday, they are already two months old. I bet they are cutie pututies.

  18. 18
    Hobo Says:

    I wish ALL discrimination would stop

    Gay bashing and INSIDE the gay
    Community also……

  19. 19
    missy Says:

    He’s old!

  20. 20
    gina Says:

    It’s good to see him speaking out on such an important cause. He really is a good guy.

    http://celebritytoday.today.com/

  21. 21
    ?? Says:

    Does this mean Ellen’s marriage to Portia would be considered illegal if the Proposition 8 passed?

  22. 22
    anustin Says:

    one hot poppa!

  23. 23
    Megan fox rocks Says:

    WTF no gay marriage , Gay go to hell

  24. 24
    tia Says:

    america needs to think like this! i hate this effing country-so behind! but i love him and im glad hes standing up for whats right

  25. 25
    pp Says:

    #15 -’Pitt’
    Your comment makes absolutely NO sense!
    Either get off the drugs or enrol in a Critical Literacy course!

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