Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren showed her unequivocal support for gay rights Thursday. Warren called for a repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act, the federal law against recognizing same-sex marriage, which has been legal in the state of Massachusetts since The Harvard professor also spoke out against gay bullying, arguing teachers and administrators should help foster a welcoming and safe environment for children of all sexual orientations. She praised Massachusetts' recently passed Transgender Equal Rights Bill and called for equality in the workplace, voicing her support for the Employee Non-Discrimination Act, which was reintroduced in congress this year and which President Barack Obama supports. Best-known as a consumer advocate and Wall Street critic, Warren is a favorite among progressives for her liberal views across the board.
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A Washington, D. The decision, which will be appealed, is a victory for gay-rights groups. January 14, Thirty-one states have held referendums on whether or not to ban gay marriage, but a Washington, D.