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.

Hours before the Iowa caucus, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz enlists Phil Robertson to deride marriage equality. 

February 01 2016 11:05 AM

The Republican frontrunner says he will install Supreme Court justices who could change last year's ruling legalizing marriage equality.

January 31 2016 6:32 PM

Thousands turn out to protest a proposed civil unions bill that would finally offer some legal recognition to Italy's same-sex couples.

January 30 2016 7:04 PM

Days before the Iowa caucus, the presidential candidate panders to his base.

January 28 2016 8:03 PM

U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert adds to his long record of homophobic statements.

January 28 2016 3:47 PM

The central Mexican state, along the nation's Pacific coast, becomes the fourth to enact marriage equality.

January 27 2016 7:27 PM

The Socialist majority in Parliament will try to override President Anibal Cavaco Silva's veto.

January 25 2016 3:10 PM
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