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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.

The legislation sought to reverse marriage equality but was unconstitutional and could have cost the state $8.5 billion in federal funding. 

January 21 2016 10:32 AM

Sen. Greg Kirk's bill is based on one pending at the federal level and would even allow state employees to engage in anti-LGBT discrimination if it's faith-based.

January 20 2016 9:03 PM

At least 11 and possibly 15 counties in Alabama are refusing to accept June's Supreme Court ruling on the Obergefell case.

January 20 2016 6:14 PM

The antigay Kentucky clerk makes her case, once again, that a judge's order to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples violated her religious liberty.

January 20 2016 2:28 PM

David Bulmer-Rizzi died on his honeymoon in Australia, but the land down under says he was 'never married.'

January 20 2016 9:08 AM