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.

The Land Down Under is at square one regarding same-sex marriage after legislation on the issue was scrapped.

November 07 2016 8:38 PM

Kim Davis, who attempted to prevent gay couples from acquiring marriage licenses, is being asked to cover the legal fees of the people she discriminated against. 

November 04 2016 1:28 PM

The three up for retention this year are in a different environment than those voted out in 2010, a year after the state's marriage equality ruling.

October 30 2016 3:19 PM

The first question of the final debate puts the presidential candidates on the spot about how they will approach the Supreme Court, and the big issues before the justices.

October 19 2016 10:47 PM

Although organizers claimed their demonstration attracted 200,000 marchers, French police estimated the crowd at closer to 24,000 people.

October 18 2016 1:52 AM

Loving tells the story of an interracial couple who took their struggle for equality to the Supreme Court.

October 13 2016 1:37 PM
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