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.

State Supreme Court judges in Mississippi are still not sure about marriage equality, but they finally allowed a lesbian couple to divorce.

November 06 2015 9:27 AM

The antigay renegade Kentucky clerk  has lost yet another appeal of a federal judge's marriage equality ruling.

November 06 2015 8:51 AM

This policy has just been added to the manual for church leaders, along with adding same-sex marriage to the definition of apostasy, for which the penalty can be excommunication.

November 06 2015 12:04 AM

Davis is appealing a federal judge's rulings, including the contempt-of-court order that sent her to jail, saying her religious freedom has been violated.

November 05 2015 4:51 PM

Remember them? Their repeated emotional encounters with antigay Kentucky clerk Kim Davis went viral. 

November 04 2015 9:44 AM