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.

Early vote counts say Ireland has become the first nation in the world to OK marriage equality by popular vote.

May 23 2015 9:45 AM

On what would have been Milk's 85th birthday, Cleve Jones says the civil rights leader would want us to work harder for equality.

May 22 2015 4:10 AM

'The choice should be simple,' a federal judge tells antigay Alabama officials claiming they don't know whether to abide by state or federal court rulings.

May 21 2015 7:38 PM

The bill, considered by some to be unnecessary, received tentative approval in the Texas House today.

May 21 2015 7:24 PM

Stephen Fry, host of the hit British comedy-panel show Q1, says he's not sure about gay marriage — but his husband is.

May 21 2015 6:17 PM

The world's largest ride-sharing app says it passionately supports equality, and wants to help voters change Ireland.

May 21 2015 3:24 PM

That's the result shown in a new Gallup poll.

May 21 2015 3:22 PM