LGBTQ activists push Navajo Nation to repeal same-sex marriage ban

By Ben Winslow

SALT LAKE CITY — Activists are pressing Navajo Nation leaders to repeal a longstanding ban on same-sex marriage and expand protections for LGBTQ people on tribal lands. “It’s going to take the Navajo people to change its own laws,” Alray Nelson of Diné Equality, an LGBTQ rights group on the Navajo Nation, told FOX 13. The call to repeal the Diné Marriage Act came out of the Navajo Nation’s most recent Pride celebration, where […]


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