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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.

Newly elected Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin granted the Christmas wish of antigay county clerk Kim Davis when he issued an executive order today requiring that marriage license forms be revised to remove clerks' names. 

December 22 2015 5:27 PM

Nayarit is the latest state to legalize same-sex marriage.

December 22 2015 3:15 PM

A Chinese man has made history by filing the country's first lawsuit seeking marriage equality.

December 22 2015 8:48 AM

Almost two-thirds of voters cast ballots against the law that was adopted by Parliament in March.

December 21 2015 4:04 PM

But in some other states, even right-wing lawmakers are taking the installation of the pride-colored poles in stride.

December 18 2015 5:44 PM

He didn't actually mention the subject when speaking to Slovenian pilgrims but used the code of 'support the family.'

December 17 2015 5:54 PM

Pop stars, like the rest of us, had marriage equality on their minds in 2015.

December 17 2015 4:48 AM