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Edith Windsor & Thea Spyer (Marriage Equality Activists)

“Don’t postpone joy!”

   – Edie Windsor (LGBTQ Activist)

Edith “Edie” Windsor was an American LGBT rights activist and a technology manager at IBM. Married to Thea Spyer in 2007, she was the lead plaintiff in the Supreme Court of the United States case United States v. Windsor, which successfully overturned Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act and was considered a landmark legal victory for the same-sex marriage movement in the United States.

Post Added: 2012-09-23

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