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.
Pastor Encourages Christians to Fight Same-Sex Marriage Ruling With Guns

WATCH: Pastor Tells 'Christians' to Fight Marriage With Guns

In a video rant, former pastor Joshua Feuerstein held up a semiautomatic assault rifle and encouraged Christians to 'take a stand' for their right to discriminate against LGBT people.

Federal 'License to Discriminate' Bill Gains Support — and Opposition

Support Grows for Federal 'License to Discriminate' Bill

The measure would allow individuals, businesses, and nonprofits to discriminate against same-sex couples without federal penalties.

Federal Judge Smacks Down Utah's Antigay Adoption Policy

Federal Judge Smacks Down Utah's Antigay Adoption Policy

The landmark Supreme Court marriage equality ruling leads to a legal victory for same-sex parents in Utah.

WATCH: Methodist Pastor Says He Was Fired for Having a Partner

WATCH: Methodist Pastor, Fired for Having a Partner?

Benjamin Hutchison had been pastor at a United Methodist church in Michigan for three years.

Op-ed: What I Learned Meeting the Heroes of the Marriage Movement

What I Learned Meeting the Marriage Movement's Heroes

Now that we've won marriage equality across the country, it's time to tackle the next important question: Who gets the credit?

Germany's Angela Merkel Opposes Discrimination — and Marriage Equality

Germany's Angela Merkel Opposes Discrimination — and Marriage Equality

Marriage, the German leader contends, is the union of a man and a woman.

Missouri County Rethinks Decision In Flag Flap Over Marriage Equality

Star-Spangled Protest of Marriage Equality Quickly Fizzles

County leaders now say they'll rescind an order to lower U.S. flags to half-staff in protest of the Supreme Court ruling.

Rick Santorum Calls Out Scott Walker for Wife's Disagreement on Marriage Equality: 'Spouses Matter'

Santorum to Walker on Marriage Equality: 'Spouses Matter'

Santorum has pounced on Scott Walker's wife Tonette admitting she's 'torn' on the issue of same-sex marriage as an apparent weakness in Walker's resolve on the issue.

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