The Showing Support for Marriage Equality on Facebook page amasses data that has been gathered since the Human Rights Campaign launched its iconic pink and red image. Users lending support to the cause updated profile pictures with this very photo, prompting members to take note of the debate.
Information gathered through Facebook reveals essential statistics. According to the page, those who fell within the 30 year old age group were the most likely to display the picture. Regionally, the area that was most active was Washtenaw County wherein Ann Arbor, Michigan and the University of Michigan are situated. And while the exact symbol has been used by many, satirical takes have also advocated for marriage equality.
The Showing Support for Marriage Equality on Facebook Graph is Telling
Jordy E — April 3, 2013 — Pop Culture