If you’re excited about today’s Supreme Court ruling, Facebook has a cool way to let you show it.
Head on over to facebook.com/celebratepride and you can add a rainbow filter to your profile picture.
See? Mark Zuckerberg just did it:
Earlier today, Zuckerberg praised the ruling, saying we are moving in the right direction.
Our country was founded on the promise that all people are created equal, and today we took another step towards achieving that promise.
I’m so happy for all of my friends and everyone in our community who can finally celebrate their love and be recognized as equal couples under the law.
We still have much more to do to achieve full equality for everyone in our community, but we are moving in the right direction.
Today the US Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling, said that the Constitution requires that same-sex couple be allowed to marry. The decision effectively makes gay marriage legal nationwide, as states can no longer reserve the right to marry only for heterosexual couples.