DeRay Mckesson
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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.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich might just be the only GOP candidate who is not in favor of overturning the marriage equality decision, but he won't say much about LGBT rights beyond that.

February 17 2016 4:03 PM

Marriage equality may be the law of the land in all 50 states, including Florida, but the Republican-controlled legislature appears in no rush to remove a nullified ban on same-sex marriage.

February 17 2016 8:02 AM

They say a deputy county clerk called them an 'abomination' and said they'd face God's judgment.

February 16 2016 6:53 PM

After Spc. Shane Adriano wed Pfc. Tristian Resz in Springfield, Mo., they embraced and shared their first kiss, which has since gone viral. 

February 16 2016 11:02 AM

Despite prior pleas for forgiveness, apologies and claims of 'misunderstandings,' the Filipino fighter is now going another round against marriage equality.

February 16 2016 5:05 AM

The marriage equality plaintiff sends condolences to the family of the marriage equality opponent.

February 14 2016 3:13 PM

Most of the candidates said the next president, not Obama, should appoint Antonin Scalia's successor. They also had some notable fights among themselves.

February 14 2016 1:35 AM
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