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Marriage Equality

Read the latest news about marriage equality victories and the continuing fight for gays and lesbians to have the right to marry around the world. See the most recent updates on this international, national, regional, and state-by-state issue, which has been hotly contested by conservatives and far-right religious organizations. Learn about the straight allies who have been advocating for same-sex marriage in the spheres of society, entertainment, and politics, as well as the various opponents of marriage equality who seek to impede the progress of the LGBT rights movement.

Rubio tells a New Hampshire resident that if he wants marriage equality, he should get the legislature to enact it — which the state's legislature did, seven years ago. 

February 08 2016 7:38 PM

The Republican presidential candidate got the night's only question on LGBT issues during the ABC News debate.

February 07 2016 2:45 AM

Justice of the Peace Bill Metzger will not issue licenses to gay or lesbian couples, according to his Facebook page.

February 05 2016 8:03 PM

It's the latest right-wing attempt to get around the Supreme Court's marriage equality ruling.

February 05 2016 6:48 PM

The editors responsible for removing the image of two Chinese men kissing contend it was for the safety of their staff and to abide by restrictive laws concerning 'blasphemy' in Pakistan. 

February 03 2016 6:23 PM

Two sophomores at Emerson College carried out a "brief demonstration of values and activism" to protest Cruz's "hypocritical stance on marriage."

February 02 2016 12:27 PM

Hours before the Iowa caucus, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz enlists Phil Robertson to deride marriage equality. 

February 01 2016 11:05 AM
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