We the People,           

declare today that the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal … the star that guides us still; just as it guided our forbearers to …

Our individual freedom is inextricably bound to the freedom of every soul on Earth.*

* President Barack Obama’s Inaugural Speech (2013)

A three-day gathering to honor

those who have gone before us to light the way to justice.

Countdown to Event

     





Washington DC-Based Award-Winning Activist Songwriters
Benefit Concert & Interfaith Celebration
for Marriage Equality
Saturday April 6th, Honolulu


Sandy O & Pat Humphries. Photo: Irene Young


 

Emma's Revolution

Benefit Concert & Interfaith Celebration
for Marriage Equality
Net proceeds benefit Hawaii United for Marriage

Saturday April 6th @ 7pm
First Unitarian Church of Honolulu
2500 Pali Highway

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Heart of Gold Tickets $100

General Admission Tickets $45

Advance tickets:
Available at First Unitarian Church,
by mail (send check payable to First Unitarian Church
of Honolulu, 2500 Pali Highway, Honolulu, HI 96817)
and online at:
emmasrevolution.com
unitariansofhi.org

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Emma's Revolution will be joined by LA-based keyboard
player, Gary Johnson. The evening will also include special
guests speakers & interfaith performers.

Sponsored by First Unitarian Church of Honolulu
and Hawaii United for Marriage

Info: Larry Abbott @ 808-254-4951


It’s Time for Marriage in Hawaii

"We’re proud to announce the formation of Hawaii United for Marriage — an unprecedented coalition of organizations, leaders, and passionate Hawaii residents who are committed to securing the freedom to marry in 2013.

We support legislation that recognizes marriage for same-sex couples, applies provisions of the marriage law equally to same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples and protects clergy and religious institutions who refuse to recognize or solemnize marriage of same-sex couples.

In the coming months, same-sex couples, their families, straight allies, Democrats, Republicans, labor leaders, people of faith, and more members of our diverse coalition will unite to make the case to Hawaii lawmakers that now is the time for marriage equality.

Get involved at Hawaii United for Marriage

 


Emma's Revolution

"Boasting gorgeous close harmonies and unsinkable tunefulness, Emma’s Revolution (the Emma is Goldman) is a classic, globetrotting folk duo comprised of activist singer/songwriters Sandy O and Pat Humphries. Their music is progressive, socially-conscious, confrontational and shot-through with intelligence and cutting humor. Newest disc 'Revolutions Per Minute' is a front-to-back gem." ~Iowa City Press-Citizen

Smart, funny and informative--like Rachel Maddow and Jon Stewart with guitars. Emma's Revolution is the duo of award-winning activist musicians, Pat Humphries & Sandy O. Called “inspiring, gusty and rockin’”, emma's revolution' songs have been sung for the Dalai Lama, praised by Pete Seeger and covered by Holly Near. The duo's awards include Grand Prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and the Washington Area Music Association's Fan Favorite Award.

"Revolutions Per Minute" is Emma's Revolution's third and latest recording.


Emma's Revolution's songs were featured in the Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of Maryland's videos, "Why We Stand: Voices of Faith, Conviction and Love!" and "Maryland Clergy Standing on the Side of Love". The latter was distributed to each senator and delegate in the Maryland General Assembly. Marriage equality was passed by the Maryland General Assembly in spring 2012 and was approved by voter referendum, making Maryland one of four states--with WA, MN and ME--to approve marriage equality in an historic sweep on Election Day 2012.

More about Emma's Revolution . . .

 

 

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AND ON SATURDAY APRIL 6th                

Marriage Equality Benefit Concert & Interfaith Celebration

with Emma's Revolution

Saturday April 6th @ 7pm