Freedom to Marry

Read the latest news about Freedom to Marry, a nonprofit organization founded by Evan Wolfson that is a leading force in the fight for marriage equality. Freedom to Marry has led a national campaign that lobbies for gay marriage on a state and federal level, with initiatives that include the fights about the Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA. It is a founding member of New Yorkers United For Marriage, which helped pass marriage equality in the state of New York. Learn more about this group and others that support LGBT rights and the passage of same-sex marriage in the Unites States.

Speaking at a Freedom to Marry event, Biden recalls his role as a U.S. senator in keeping Robert Bork off the Supreme Court — and bringing Anthony Kennedy on.

July 09 2015 10:04 PM

Even though a a new report discredited a study that claimed speaking with marriage equality detractors sways opinions, Freedom to Marry's Marc Solomon says person-to-person communication works.

May 26 2015 5:00 AM

When Evan Wolfson challenges Brown on how he'd help those hurt by homophobia, Brown says he'd tell them 'the truth' about marriage.

April 28 2015 7:02 PM

Freedom to Marry's Evan Wolfson explains why there's no one better to represent us at the high court than his friend Mary Bonauto.

April 15 2015 5:15 AM

Some might be ready to rest on their laurels with a Supreme Court hearing this spring concerning marriage equality, but now is not the time to quit.

February 13 2015 4:00 AM

Freedom to Marry announced a new $1 million campaign to bring marriage equality to the southern U.S. today.

February 24 2014 8:06 PM

A federal judge made a ruling on Ohio's marriage equality ban, which could clear the path toward completely overturning the law.

December 23 2013 1:08 PM

This year, 'ex-gay' therapy took a major hit, Russia became a scary place for LGBT people, and tons of people fantasized about what they'd be like in prison.

December 18 2013 12:47 AM

The president of Redbox announced that all 44,000 of its kiosks will stock gay-themed documentary Bridegroom.

December 09 2013 2:53 PM

In the search for the movement’s Martin Luther King, have we overlooked ourselves?

November 06 2013 4:03 AM