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.
WATCH: Antigay Discrimination Is 'So One Month Ago,' Says Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart: Antigay Discrimination Is 'So One Month Ago'

The Daily Show host notes that while some nations may be backward when it comes to LGBT rights, progress in the U.S. is still fairly recent.

Op-ed: Dear Walmart, Do the Right Thing — Give Married Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Workers Equal Benefits

Op-ed: Dear Walmart, Do the Right Thing

Several major LGBT and workplace equality organizations are urging Walmart CEO Douglas McMillon to reimburse employees denied health care benefits for their same-sex spouses.

Op-ed: How Your Facebook Posts Are Changing the World

Op-ed: How Your Facebook Posts Are Changing the World

Social media can be more than cat memes; it can actually move the country in a more tolerant direction.

Italian Pol: Gays Should Change Gender if They Want to Wed

Italian Pol: Gays Should Change Gender if They Want to Wed

Representative Paola Binetti has a sick solution to her country's debate over same-sex marriage.

WATCH: Ted Cruz Calls Congressional Hearing to Shame 'Supreme Court Activism'

WATCH: Ted Cruz's Tantrum Over 'SCOTUS Activism'

The Texas Senator and GOP presidential hopeful was all doom-and-gloom at his sparsely attended congressional hearing about the dangers of 'judicial tyranny.'

Indiana Clerk, Fired for Refusing Same-Sex Marriage License, Claims Biblical Defense

Fired Antigay Clerk Sues for 'Religious Discrimination'

Linda Summers, who was terminated last December for refusing to do her job, is now suing in federal court claiming 'religious discrimination.'

Methodist Pastors Face Church Trial Over Support for Ex-Pastor's Marriage

Methodist Pastors Face Sanctions Over Same-Sex Wedding

The Michigan ministers officiated the same-sex wedding of a fellow pastor forced to resign last week because he is gay.

WATCH: FCKH8 Asks ‘What’s Our Year’ for Full LGBT Equality?

FCKH8 Asks 'What's Our Year' for Full LGBT Equality?

FCKH8's newest video shows us that there is still a long fight before LGBT Americans have full and equal rights.

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