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.

Commissioners in Blount County, Tennessee will vote tonight to ask God to "not destroy our County as He did Sodom and Gomorrah."

October 05 2015 8:45 AM

The right-wing law firm representing Kentucky clerk Kim Davis claims the Vatican is trying to downplay the intimacy of Pope Francis's visit with Davis in Washington. 

October 02 2015 2:37 PM

The Vatican is pushing back about Kim Davis's meeting with the pope, saying he was 'blindsided' and 'exploited.'

October 02 2015 10:26 AM

The Olympic diver and Oscar-winner are set to wed, and they announced it to the world in the most old-school way you could think of.

October 01 2015 3:05 PM

Gov. Steve Beshear says the antigay clerk's arguments make no legal sense.

September 30 2015 8:14 PM

The named plaintiff in the Supreme Court marriage equality case wrote an open letter telling Davis to do her job, and invites all readers to add their names. 

September 30 2015 6:32 PM

For nearly three months, the antigay bakers have balked at paying the fine for discriminating against a lesbian couple and publishing their home address online.

September 30 2015 6:16 PM

The Vatican confirmed it: Aides to Pope Francis set up the private meeting weeks ago and kept it under wraps until now. 

September 30 2015 2:42 PM