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.

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore could be removed from the bench for a major ethics breach — again. 

July 18 2016 4:03 PM

The First Amendment Defense Act would make second-class citizens of LGBT people and others, the marriage equality plaintiff tells a House committee.

July 13 2016 6:04 AM

Democrats denounced the bill as "shameful," while Republicans and right-wing activists claimed that the First Amendment Defense Act is necessary to protect the beliefs of those offended by marriage equality. 

July 12 2016 12:58 PM Updated

And it still opposes marriage equality, thanks to delegates like Family Research Council leader Tony Perkins.

July 11 2016 11:07 PM

Theresa May has said she would've voted differently on antigay legislation from the early 2000s.

July 11 2016 2:29 PM

The race is down to two candidates, one with a more questionable track record on LGBT rights.

July 08 2016 2:22 PM

The civil rights attorney took on Mississippi three times and won three times, though this decision came down to the wire.

July 01 2016 2:28 AM
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