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.
WATCH: Bernie Sanders Slams 'Very Smart' Divisive Antigay Republicans

Bernie Sanders Slams Divisive Antigay Republicans

But the Democratic presidential hopeful and Independent Senator from Vermont refused to bad-mouth rival Hillary Clinton.

WATCH: Taiwanese Presidential Candidate Celebrates Love With Same-Sex Couples

Taiwanese Presidential Candidate Shows the Love

A Taiwanese presidential candidate is celebrating Chinese Valentine's Day with an inclusive video about love.

Antigay Texas Attorney General Hires Gay Attorney for Fraud Defense

Antigay Texas AG Hires Gay Attorney for Fraud Defense

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton opposes gay rights, but has hired prominent gay lawyer Pete Schulte to help him fight securities fraud charges.

Wonder Woman Performs Same-Sex Wedding in New Comic

'By the Lasso of Truth, Do You, Elizabeth, Take Katie?'

In an upcoming comic, the famous superhero lassoes a lesbian couple into matrimony.

Trump Says Marriage Equality Now a Dead Issue

Australian Bomb Squad Responds to 'Suspicious' Pro-Marriage Letter Containing Glitter

Bomb Squad Responds to Letter Filled with Glitter

Police, firefighters, a hazmat team, and even the bomb squad responded to defuse the situation.

Angry Marriage Rally Touches Down in Melbourne

Angry Marriage Rally Touches Down in Melbourne

An estimated 10,000 people rallied this weekend after Prime Minister Tony Abbott helped sink marriage equality legislation.

Antigay Discrimination Bill Endorsed by Republican National Committee

RNC Endorses Antigay Discrimination Bill

The legislation, aimed at countering the Supreme Court's legalization of same-sex marriage, is called the First Amendment Defense Act.

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