Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – A red equal sign is popping up everywhere in social media. What exactly does it mean? ABC News reports
that the symbol is the result of a social media campaign launched by the Human Rights Campaign in support of gay marriage.
The US Supreme Court is in the midst of hearing cases
regarding the issue.
In a Tuesday Facebook post, the organization asked supporters of gay marriage to “paint the town red
” by wearing the symbol on clothing or adopting it for their Facebook pages.
For a complete report on the social media phenomenon, visit ABC News’ website