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.

"Why should gay Australians be submitted to any other lawmaking process than any other Australians?" asked Bill Shorten, a straight ally member of Parliament who opposes a referedum.

October 11 2016 4:28 PM

The internet's favorite debate audience member is sure all Americans deserve equal rights.

October 11 2016 1:41 AM

The Indiana governor's "license to discriminate" law and other aspect of his LGBT rights record didn't come up in the vice-presidential debate.

October 05 2016 12:42 AM

The debate ended without a single question on Mike Pence's history of anti-LGBT discrimination.

October 05 2016 12:15 AM

The Human Rights Campaign unveiled a billboard and a YouTube video that makes the case that Donald Trump's running mate is not only bad for Indiana but bad for America when it comes to LGBT issues.

October 04 2016 8:39 PM

Windsor has married Judith Kasen, a longtime community activist.

October 01 2016 10:07 AM

A panel of judges who oversee the state’s judicial ethics code ruled Friday the suspension of the anti-LGBT chief justice will be extended until the end of his term in 2019, effectively firing him.

September 30 2016 10:11 AM Updated
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