“Jasmine has incredible vision — she sees possibility and solutions where others see intractable problems.”
“Most important, Jasmine has a greatness of vision and an ability to bring people together to get things done.”
For two weeks in October, 20 same-sex couples applied for — and were refused — marriage licenses in Buncombe County. Their efforts culminated in a rally and an act of civil disobedience that led to an arrest. This WE DO campaign drew national attention and, in many ways, demonstrates a different approach to LGBT activism.