Attorney Lavi Soloway, cofounder of Stop the Deportations and Immigration Equality, reflects on the continued struggles of binational gay couples — including those whose only option to stay together is to leave the United States.
While overjoyed by the landmark victory in New York, one former Advocate editor in chief reminds us of the fight for equal rights in his state of North Carolina, where a nasty battle over whether to outlaw marriage equality looms.
COMMENTARY: As gay New Yorkers may soon exercise their right to marry, Mr. Manners explains how to avoid a fashion faux pas at your nuptials
COMMENTARY: The legal director for Immigration Equality explains why a minor change to a 1996 law was a major blow to LGBT people seeking asylum in the U.S, and why Sen. Patrick Leahy could change all that.