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 organization says because it prevailed in the suit over Davis's refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, it's entitled to recoup costs. But Davis's lawyer says she was the winner.

September 20 2016 4:25 PM

The leader of the National Organization for Marriage is trying to block marriage equality and other LGBT rights south of the border.

September 19 2016 9:10 PM

But if the gay tech billionaire were nominated, it would break a Trump campaign promise.

September 16 2016 2:33 PM

The Democratic vice-presidential nominee had predicted the church will eventually embrace marriage equality; guess again, says his bishop.

September 14 2016 8:33 PM

Here’s why a bill that would let citizens vote on marriage equality is a bad idea.

September 14 2016 5:24 PM

An image of a boy standing defiantly in front of an antigay crowd has stirred emotions.

September 12 2016 1:23 PM

The possible future vice president of the United States told an LGBT audience that he believes the Roman Catholic Church will embrace same-sex marriage.

September 11 2016 1:49 PM